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Transfiguration C: Church as Nursery for Those Who Can Take the Heat

The readings for Transfiguration Sunday are Old Testament      Exodus 34:29–35 Psalm                    Psalm 99 New Testament     2 Corinthians 3:12–4:2 Gospel                   Luke 9:28–36 (37–43) “Get out of the kitchen if you can’t stand the heat.” That’s what they … Continue reading

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Easter Vigil: You Have Only to Keep Still

For a true Easter Vigil service a great many Bible passages are suggested and appointed to lead us up to the glorious drama of the Resurrection.   Besides the Resurrection proclamation, the one required and appointed text is Exodus 14:10-31, … Continue reading

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Mixing It Up with God

Exodus 32: 7-14 Reading for the 17th Sunday After Pentecost, Year C   Fundamentalists insist on a God of their predicting. Fanatics, it is said, do what God would do if God had all the facts. Atheists contend so much … Continue reading

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It’s a blizzard! Time to skip!

It is one of those days. A winter storm rolled in at noon, just like the weather forecasters said. The wind that got a jump start on the snow and ice pellets by a couple of hours has worked its … Continue reading

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