Monthly Archives: November 2014

The final lectionary notes

Friends: The lectionary notes just published for the Feast of Christ the King (23 November 2014) will be the last of my regular weekly lectionary posts. I have been preparing and distributing these notes since 2002, so it seems time … Continue reading

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Christ the King (23 November 2014)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 The Reign of Christ — Judgment Day 2.1 Jewish parallels 2.2 Critical scholarship 2.3 Tolstoy, Where Love Is, God Is 3 Jesus Database 4 Liturgies and Prayers 4.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 & Psalm … Continue reading

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Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost (16 November 2014)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Waiting for God’s son from heaven 2.1 The parousia of the Lord 2.2 Like a thief in the night 3 Jesus Database 4 Liturgies and Prayers 4.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Judges 4:1-7 & Psalm 123 1 … Continue reading

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Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost (9 November 2014)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 First Reading: Renewing the covenant 3 1 Thessalonans 4: Facing death as Easter people 3.1 Robert Jewett 3.2 Willi Marxsen 3.3 Joseph Plevnik 3.4 Karl P. Donfried 3.5 John Dominic Crossan and Jonathan L. Reed 4 … Continue reading

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