Tag: Genesis

  • Readings: Proper 19A

    Old Testament: Genesis 50:15-21 15 When Joseph’s brothers saw that their father was dead, they said, “It may be that Joseph will hate us and pay us back for all […]

  • Readings: Trinity 11

    The Lord Lifts Up the Lowly “And the Lord had regard for Abel and his offering, but for Cain and his offering he had no regard” (Gen. 4:1–15). For unlike […]

  • Readings: Proper 14C

    Old Testament: Genesis 15:1-6 1 After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Fear not, Abram, I am your shield; your reward shall be […]

  • Readings: Proper 12C

    Old Testament: Genesis 18:20-33 20 Then the LORD said, “Because the outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is great and their sin is very grave, 21 I will go down to […]

  • Readings: Proper 12B

    Old Testament: Genesis 9:8-17 8 Then God said to Noah and to his sons with him, 9 “Behold, I establish my covenant with you and your offspring after you, 10 […]

  • Readings: Trinity 7

    Jesus Restores Paradise and Feeds Us Freely In the Garden of Eden, our first parents received food freely from the gracious hand of God, apart from any burdensome work (Gen […]

  • Readings: Proper 3C

    Old Testament: Genesis 50:15-21 15 When Joseph’s brothers saw that their father was dead, they said, “It may be that Joseph will hate us and pay us back for all […]

  • Readings: Proper 5B

    Old Testament: Genesis 3:8-15 8 And they heard the sound of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife […]

  • Readings: Proper 11C

    Old Testament: Genesis 18:1-10a 18 And the Lord appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat at the door of his tent in the heat of the […]

  • Readings: Trinity 4

    Christ’s Mercy Is Ours to Show to Others “Be merciful, even as your Father also is merciful” (Luke 6:36–42). The old Adam in us wants to condemn and seek vengeance. […]