Monthly Archives: February 2014

Transfiguration, Friday, Year A

Inspired by Hebrews 11:23-28 “By faith Moses, when he was grown up, refused to be called a son of Pharaoh’s daughter, choosing rather to share ill-treatment with the people of God than to enjoy the fleeting pleasures of sin.”  Hebrews … Continue reading

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Transfiguration, Thursday, Year A

Inspired by Exodus 6:2-9 “‘I will take you as my people, and I will be your God.  You shall know that I am the Lord your God, who has freed you from the burdens of the Egyptians.  I will bring … Continue reading

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Epiphany 7, Wednesday, Year A

Inspired by Proverbs 3:27-35 “Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to do it.”  Proverbs 3:27 (NRSV) Our daily routines have become so familiar to us that we spend much … Continue reading

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Epiphany 7, Tuesday, Year A

Inspired by Hebrews 12:14-16 “Pursue peace with everyone, and the holiness without which no one will see the Lord.”  Hebrews 12:14 (NRSV) If you ask people who have heard of the God that Christians worship but are not Christians themselves, … Continue reading

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Epiphany 7, Monday, Year A

“Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.”  Romans 12:15 (NRSV) Faithfulness to Christ is no guarantee of an easy life.  Indeed, each of us will experience the full range of human emotions throughout our lifetimes.  And every … Continue reading

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Seventh Sunday after Epiphany, Year A

Inspired by Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18 “The Lord spoke to Moses, saying: Speak to all the congregation of the people of Israel and say to them: You shall be holy, for I the Lord your God am holy.”  Leviticus 19:1-2 (NRSV) … Continue reading

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Epiphany 7, Saturday, Year A

Inspired by Matthew 7:1-12 “Do not judge, so that you may not be judged.  For with the judgment you make you will be judged, and the measure you give will be the measure you get.  Why do you see the … Continue reading

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Epiphany 7, Friday, Year A

Inspired by Leviticus 6:1-7 “The Lord spoke to Moses, saying: When any of you sin and commit a trespass against the Lord by deceiving a neighbor in a matter of a deposit or a pledge, or by robbery, or if … Continue reading

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Epiphany 7, Thursday, Year A

Inspired by 1 Corinthians 10:23:11-1 “For why should my liberty be subject to the judgment of someone else’s conscience?  If I partake with thankfulness, why should I be denounced because of that for which I give thanks?”  1 Corinthians 10:29b-30 … Continue reading

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Epiphany 6, Wednesday, Year A

Inspired by Matthew 19:1-12 “Some Pharisees came to him, and to test him they asked, ‘Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any cause?’… [Jesus answered,] ‘[W]hat God has joined together, let no one separate.’  They … Continue reading

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