We are called to care for all creatures who join the hymn of God’s creation. Care for Creation Commentary on the Common Lectionary—Year C by Tom Mundahl Reading for Series C: 2012-2013 Acts 9: 1-6 (7-20) Psalm 30 Revelation 5:11-14 John 21: 1-19 Living out the New Exodus brings moreRead More →

Celebrate the New World Order brought about by the resurrection of Jesus Care for Creation Commentary on the Common Lectionary—Year C by Tom Mundahl Acts 5: 27-32 Psalm 118: 14-29 Revelation 1: 4-8 John 20: 19-31 Neither a single day nor even a week is sufficient to contain the good newsRead More →

We are called to re-member what affirms our membership in a newly whole and holy creation. Care for Creation Commentary on the Common Lectionary—Year C by Tom Mundahl Reading for Series C: 2012-2013 The Resurrection of Our Lord/ Easter Day Acts 10: 34-43 Psalm 118: 1-2, 14-24 1 Corinthians 15: 19-26 Luke 24: 1-12 In,Read More →

Ecojustice Commentary on the Revised Common Lectionary Series C: 2018-2019 by Tom Mundahl The Fourth Sunday in Advent Micah 5:2-5a Luke 1:46b-55 Hebrews 10:5-10 Luke 1:39-45 As we approach the last Sunday in Advent and lean toward the Festival of the Incarnation, we marvel at Luke’s creativity in presenting theRead More →

Ecojustice Commentary on the Revised Common Lectionary Series C — 2018-2019 The Third Sunday in Advent by Tom Mundahl  Zephaniah 3: 14-20 Isaiah 12: 2-6 Philippians 4: 4-7 Luke 3: 7-18 By tradition, the Third Sunday in Advent has been called Gaudete Sunday, a day to “rejoice” as we turnRead More →

Ecojustice Commentary on the Revised Common Lectionary Series C: 2018-2019 By Tom Mundahl First Sunday in Advent Jeremiah 33: 14-16 Psalm 25: 1-10 1 Thessalonians 3: 9-13 Luke 21: 25-36 The season of Advent quietly opens the door to a new church year as assemblies focus on the coming ofRead More →

Ecojustice Commentary on the Revised Common Lectionary Series C: 2018-2019 By Tom Mundahl First Sunday in Advent Jeremiah 33: 14-16 Psalm 25: 1-10 1 Thessalonians 3: 9-13 Luke 21: 25-36 The season of Advent quietly opens the door to a new church year as assemblies focus on the coming ofRead More →

Offering Life for the World – Tom Mundahl reflects on Christ’s suffering and death. Care for Creation Commentary on the Common Lectionary (originally written by Tom Mundahl in 2017) Readings for the Sunday of Passion, Year A (2017, 2020, 2023) Matthew 21:1-11 Isaiah 50:4-9a Psalm 31:9-16 Philippians 2:5-11 Matthew 26:14-27: 66Read More →

A Costly Calling – Tom Mundahl reflects on the courage and action required to be prophetic for creation. Care for Creation Commentary on the Common Lectionary  Readings for Sunday July 3-9, Year B (2015, 2018, 2021, 2024)  Ezekiel 2:1-5 Psalm 123 2 Corinthians 12:2-10 Mark 6:1-13 In 2015 the Twin CitiesRead More →