Lectionary Commentary

Journeying through the Revised Common Lectionary Readings, Commentary, and Discussion Questions for May 6, 2013 Sixth Sunday of Easter THE READINGS   First Reading: Acts 10:44-48 44 While Peter was still speaking, the Holy Spirit fell upon all who heard the word. 45 The circumcised believers who had come with Peter were astounded that the […]

Lectionary Commentary

Journeying through the Revised Common Lectionary Readings, Commentary, and Discussion Questions for April 29, 2018 Fifth Sunday of Easter THE READINGS First Reading: Acts 8:26-40 26 Then an angel of the Lord said to Philip, “Get up and go toward the south to the road that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” (This is a […]

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Journeying through the Revised Common Lectionary Readings, Commentary, and Discussion Questions for April 22, 2018 Fourth Sunday of Easter THE READINGS First Reading: Acts 4:5-12 5 The next day their rulers, elders, and scribes assembled in Jerusalem, 6 with Annas the high priest, Caiaphas, John, and Alexander, and all who were of the high-priestly family. […]

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Journeying through the Revised Common Lectionary Readings, Commentary, and Discussion Questions for April 15, 2018 Third Sunday of Easter   THE READINGS First Reading: Acts 3:12-19 12 When Peter saw it, he addressed the people, “You Israelites, why do you wonder at this, or why do you stare at us, as though by our own […]

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Journeying through the Revised Common Lectionary Readings, Commentary, and Discussion Questions for April 8, 2018 Second Sunday of Easter   The Readings First Reading: Acts 4:32-35 32 Now the whole group of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and no one claimed private ownership of any possessions, but everything they owned was […]