Sunday 7/21/2024 Summary First Reading: Jeremiah 23:1-6 Jeremiah prophesied before the exile in 587 BCE. In this passage, he uses […]
Sunday 7/14/2024 Summary First Reading: Amos 7:7-15 Amos is not the kind of prophet attached to temples or royal courts. […]
Sunday 7/7/2024 Summary First Reading: Ezekiel 2:1-5 In 597 BCE, the priest Ezekiel was removed into exile in Babylon. While […]
Sunday 6/30/2024 Summary First Reading: Lamentations 3:22-33 The book of Lamentations is one of our most important sources of information […]
Sunday 6/23/2024 Summary First Reading: Job 38:1-11 At the end of the book of Job, after Job and his companions […]
Sunday 6/16/2024 Summary First Reading: Ezekiel 17:22-24 Tree imagery is used in a messianic prophecy to tell how the Lord will choose […]
Sunday 6/9/2024 Summary First Reading: Genesis 3:8-15 Immediately after Adam and Eve eat the forbidden fruit, they hide from God. […]
Sunday 6/2/2024 Summary First Reading: Deuteronomy 5:12-15 This portion of the Ten Commandments instructs the Israelites to keep the sabbath. […]
Sunday 5/26/2024 Summary First Reading: Isaiah 6:1-8 This reading narrates Isaiah’s vision of the Lord surrounded by angels. They sing […]
Sunday 5/19/2024 Summary First Reading: Acts 2:1-21 Originally Pentecost was a Jewish thanksgiving-type festival celebrated seven weeks after Passover. On […]