Quotes That Make Me Think
"...what the authors of the Bible take for granted and fail to mention is that while Jesus is parading in on a colt through one of the back gates, on the other side of the city Pilate is parading in on a war horse accompanied by a squadron or two of battle hardened Roman soldiers."
Holy Textures, Understanding the Bible in its own time and in ours, Luke 13:1-9, David Ewart, 2013.
"When Jesus entered Jerusalem, he did so as a king, but his royalty was not pomp and power but humble obedience. Thus, he entered the city to make peace with the offering of his own life."
"Season's Greetings," Thomas G. Long, The Christian Century, 2001. Religion Online.
Finding the Lessons
I try to post well in advance of the upcoming Sunday.
You will want to scroll down to find the bible study for the lessons closest to the upcoming Sunday.
The blog will be labeled with proper, liturgical date, and calendar date.
You can open the monthly calendar to the left and find the readings in order.
You can also search below by entering the liturgical date, scripture, or proper. This will pull up all previous posts.