Rejecting Dominion – Dennis Ormseth reflects on our status as children of God. Care for Creation Commentary on the Revised Common Lectionary  Readings for the First Sunday in Lent, Year C (2016, 2019, 2022, 2025) Deuteronomy 26:1-11 Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16 Romans 10:8b-13 Luke 4:1-13 Luke’s version of the temptation of Jesus inRead More →

Hard Sayings of Jesus: Blessing or Naming? – Robert Saler reflects on Luke 12:49-56 Care for Creation Commentary on the Common Lectionary Readings for August 14-20, Series C (2013, 2016, 2019, 2022)  Isaiah 5:1-7 Psalm 80:1-2, 8-19 Hebrews 11:29-12:2 Luke 12:49-56 In a Christian Century blog in which I discussed this Sunday’sRead More →