Reflections for

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Aug 21, 2016

Jeremiah 1:4-10; Psalm 71:1-6; (Isaiah 58:9b-14; Psalm 103:1-8;) Hebrews 12:18-29; Luke 13:10-17

Cover Story

A hopeful universalism

Why we can hope everyone will be saved

God's "consuming fire" is the fire of holy love. It doesn't await sinners in the future; it burns up sin itself.

Books

God of wholeness

Fred Gaiser offers a sober, accessible review of the biblical materials pertinent to our thinking about healing.

 

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