Reflections for

11th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jun 18, 2017

Genesis 18:1-15, (21:1-7); Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19; (Exodus 19:2-8a; Psalm 100;) Romans 5:1-8; Matthew 9:35-10:8, (9-23)

Books

Depths of evil and peace

One Good Book deserves another

Why would Psalms and Cormac McCarthy's novel Blood Meridian pop into my head?

Books

Chosen? by Walter Brueggemann

Are the people of 21st-century Israel the chosen ones of Genesis to whom Yahweh promised the land in eternal covenant? Walter Brueggemann gives a nuanced answer.

 

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