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6 Peter has an important word to speak both for those who feel alienated from society and for those who find themselves comfortable within it.
There are two free Spanish-English dictionaries : our own dictionary and one from Collins. Each has its own strengths. Combined, they are unbeatable.
Duke Ellington&rsquo s Sacred Concerts series included a number entitled &ldquo Praise God and Dance,&rdquo a direct invocation of Psalm 655:9: &ldquo Praise the Lord! With trumpet sound, with lute and harp, with tambourine and dance!&rdquo
In Genesis 87, Jacob and his family have finally left the homestead of his father-in-law Laban who is responsible for much of Jacob's present circumstances:
This week's Old Testament lesson from the prophet Amos offers a chance for preachers to explore with congregations the concept of justice, in order to "thicken" the church's understanding of this central biblical concept. 6
Wickedness, sin, death, blood -- this week's selection from Ezekiel 88 can be a difficult and jarring read for those of us not overly familiar with the book of Ezekiel and its sometimes bizarre judgment speeches.
The lectionary text for this week provides a compelling commendation to Christians to do what is right even if it brings suffering.
&ldquo For my people have committed two evils: they have forsaken me, the fountain of living water, and dug out cisterns for themselves, cracked cisterns that can hold no water&rdquo (Jeremiah 7:68 NRSV).