Monthly Archives: June 2013

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C

Inspired by Galatians 5:1, 13-25 “For you were called to freedom, brothers and sisters; only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for self-indulgence, but through love become slaves to one another.  For the whole law is summed up … Continue reading

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Pentecost 6, Saturday, Year C

Inspired by Luke 9:21-27 “For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake will save it.  What does it profit them if they gain the whole world, but lose … Continue reading

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Pentecost 6, Friday, Year C

Inspired by Galatians 4:8-20 “Formerly, when you did not know God, you were enslaved to beings that by nature are not gods.  Now, however, that you have come to know God, or rather to be known by God, how can … Continue reading

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Pentecost 6, Thursday, Year C

Inspired by 2 Corinthians 13:5-10 “Examine yourselves to see whether you are living in the faith.  Test yourselves.  Do you not realize that Jesus Christ is in you?—unless, indeed, you fail to meet the test!”  2 Corinthians 13:5 (NRSV) Why … Continue reading

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Pentecost 5, Wednesday, Year C

Inspired by Luke 9:37-43a “On the next day, when [Jesus, Peter, John, and James] had come down from the mountain, a great crowd met him.  Just then a man from the crowd shouted, ‘Teacher, I beg you to look at … Continue reading

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Pentecost 5, Tuesday, Year C

Inspired by Psalm 64 “Hide me from the secret plots of the wicked, from the scheming of evildoers…They hold fast to their evil purpose; they talk of laying snares secretly, thinking, ‘Who can see us?  Who can search out our … Continue reading

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Pentecost 5, Monday, Year C

Inspired by 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 “Consider your own call, brothers and sisters: not many of you were wise by human standards, not many were powerful, not many were of noble birth.  But God chose what is foolish in the world … Continue reading

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Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C

Inspired by Luke 8:26-39 “The man from whom the demons had gone begged that he might be with him, but Jesus sent him away, saying, ‘Return to your home, and declare how much God has done for you.’  So he … Continue reading

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Pentecost 5, Saturday, Year C

Inspired by Psalm 22:19-28 “For he did not despise or abhor the affliction of the afflicted; he did not hide his face from me, but heard me when I cried to him.”  Psalm 22:24 (NRSV) What is the one aspect … Continue reading

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Pentecost 5, Friday, Year C

Inspired by Isaiah 57:1-13 “When you cry out, let your collection of idols deliver you!  The wind will carry them off, a breath will take them away.  But whoever takes refuge in me shall possess the land and inherit my … Continue reading

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