God Is Coming

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalm 18:1-20 (Morning) Psalm 18:21-50 (Evening) Amos 4:6-13 2 Pet. 3:11-18 Matt. 21:33-46   God Is Coming All three of our readings today speak of unheeded warnings. In our Gospel reading, Jesus tells a parable of a landowner who repeatedly sends messengers to his

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Building God’s Kingdom

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalm 45 (Morning) Psalm 47, 48 (Evening) Ezra 5:1-17 Revelation 4:1-11 Matthew 13:1-9   Building God’s Kingdom Today marks 500 years since Martin Luther first distributed his famous Ninety-five Theses, an act that has come to symbolize the entire Reformation. Many of today’s readings

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Who Do We Serve?

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalm 87, 90 (Morning) Psalm 136 (Evening) 2 Kings 11:1-20a 1 Cor. 7:10-24 Matt. 6:19-24   Who Do We Serve? Today’s Old Testament and Epistle require us to step into the mindset of a foreign and ancient world. The passage from Kings speaks of

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Showing Partiality

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalm 25 (Morning) Psalm 9, 15 (Evening) 2 Chron. 6:32-7:7 James 2:1-13 Mark 14:53-65   Showing Partiality A 2016 Pew Research Center poll found that 80% of Episcopalians have a total family income of $50,000 or more a year. By this measure, the Episcopal

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