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Baptism of the Lord – Isaiah 43:1-7 – I Have Called You by Name, You Are Mine

Isaiah 43:1-7 1But now thus says the LORD, he who created you, O Jacob,he who formed you, O Israel:Do not fear, for I have redeemed you;I have called you by name, you are mine. 2When you pass through the waters, … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Ephesians 3:1-12 – The Boundless Riches of Christ

Ephesians 3:1-12 1This is the reason that I Paul am a prisoner for Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentiles — 2for surely you have already heard of the commission of God’s grace that was given me for you, 3and how … Continue reading

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1 Samuel 2:18-20, 26 – The Boy Samuel Continued to Grow

1 Samuel 2:18-20, 26 18Samuel was ministering before the LORD, a boy wearing a linen ephod. 19His mother used to make for him a little robe and take it to him each year, when she went up with her husband to … Continue reading

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Advent – Psalm 80:1-7 – Bread of Tears

Psalm 80:1-7 1Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, you who lead Joseph like a flock! You who are enthroned upon the cherubim, shine forth 2before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh. Stir up your might, and come to save us! 3Restore … Continue reading

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Advent – Luke 3: 7-18 – Bear Fruits Worthy of Repentance

Luke 3: 7-18 7John said to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come? 8Bear fruits worthy of repentance. Do not begin to say to … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday: Mark 16:1-8 – A new hope

During Holy Saturday, Readings and Responses will be posted on the hour from  7 am to 6 pm MARK 16:1-8 1When the sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, so that they might … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday: Romans 6:3-11 – A new baptism

During Holy Saturday, Readings and Responses will be posted on the hour from  7 am to 6 pm Romans 6:3-11 3Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? 4Therefore … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday: Zephaniah 3:14-20 – A new king

During Holy Saturday, Readings and Responses will be posted on the hour from  7 am to 6 pm Zephaniah 3:14-20 14  Sing aloud, O daughter Zion; shout, O Israel! Rejoice and exult with all your heart, O daughter Jerusalem! 15  The LORD has … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday: Ezekiel 37:1-14 – A new breath

During Holy Saturday, Readings and Responses will be posted on the hour from  7 am to 6 pm Ezekiel 37:1-14 1The hand of the LORD came upon me, and he brought me out by the spirit of the LORD and set … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday: Ezekiel 36:24-28 – A new heart

During Holy Saturday, Readings and Responses will be posted on the hour from  7 am to 6 pm Ezekiel 36:24-28 24I will take you from the nations, and gather you from all the countries, and bring you into your own land. … Continue reading

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