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8 Pentecost, Proper 13 (A) – 2014

August 3, 2014 Genesis 32:22-31 and Psalm 17:1-7, 16 (or Isaiah 55:1-5 and Psalm 145: 8-9, 15-22); Romans 9:1-5; Matthew 14:13-21 Have you ever noticed that wherever food is present, Jesus is there? As often as he was praying, he was sharing food. Late in his ministry, he even identified himself with bread and wine – staples in the Mediterranean diet, then as now. Food: It nourishes, brings pleasure and comfort, fills us up – … [Read More...]

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“The Transfiguration of Jesus Christ,” detail from Duccio di Buoninsegna’s 
“The Maestà” (1308-1311), tempera on wood, altar of Sienna Cathedral, Italy

Bulletin Insert: 8 Pentecost (A)

[Scroll down or click here for ready-to-print PDFs.] August 3, 2014 August 6 is the Feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ, which commemorates Jesus’ unveiling as the Son of God, and his radical change of appearance while in the presence of Peter, James and John on a mountaintop. The Gospel of Matthew records that Jesus “was … [Read More...]

Book Review

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Essays brewed in the Spirit

As both an Episcopal priest and a bar owner, William Miller combines his two vocations into one thoughtful collection of spirited, yet spiritually grounded essays. Miller’s style walks the edge of irreverence as he distills his thinking into the three sections: Wine, Women and Song. While women can enjoy these essays, this may be a rare Christian … [Read More...]



10 Pentecost, Proper 15 (A) – 2014

August 17, 2014 Genesis 45:1-15 and Psalm 133 (or Isaiah 56:1, … [Read More...]


9 Pentecost, Proper 14 (A) – 2014

August 10, 2014 Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28and Psalm 105:1-6, 16-22, … [Read More...]


The Transfiguration (A,B,C) – 2014

August 6, 2014 Exodus 34:29-35; Psalm 99 or 99:5-9; 2 Peter … [Read More...]


8 Pentecost, Proper 13 (A) – 2014

August 3, 2014 Genesis 32:22-31 and Psalm 17:1-7, 16 (or Isaiah … [Read More...]

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August 10, 2014 Ben Maddison, Virginia Theological Seminary “Peter answered him, ‘Lord, if it is you, command me … [Read More...]

Bible Study: 8 Pentecost, Proper 13 (A)

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