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.
Season after Pentecost | 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
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)
The wrenching dislocations of World War II were often pitilessly ignored by the world. What story will be told of our time, and of us?