Eighth Sunday After Pentecost

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) July 30th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 13:44-52 Epistle: Romans 8:28-39 Lesson: Deuteronomy 7:6-9 Psalm: Psalm 125 CLB Commentary – Dr. David Veum In this pericope our Lord asserts the immense value of being his disciple, i.e., believing the Gospel with its call to follow Him. He does this in order to

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Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

  Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) July 23rd, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Epistle: Romans 8:18-27 Lesson: Isaiah 44:6-8 Psalm: Psalm 119:57-64 CLB Commentary – Rev. Gary Witkop An interesting parable that can be looked at from several points of view: First is the evangelistic way in which we are brought to understand that we

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