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Maundy Thursday 2015: Do This

Eucharisteo (you-far-is-teo) means “the giving of thanks,” thanks-giving. It is from this word that we get the word Eucharist, and we remember its institution tonight. “Do this” is our command; do this in remembrance of me. Take my body and … Continue reading

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Proper 23a 2014: What are you wearing to the party?

Philippians 4:1-9                      Matthew 22:1-14 Some days a preacher might feel better about pulling the covers over her head and going back to sleep. To one who is called to preach the gospel, good news, it is far from delightful to … Continue reading

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Maundy Thursday 2014

John 13:1-17, 31b-35 Maundy Thursday is not a celebration for the faint of heart. It is not an occasion, some say, for “exhortation,” encouraging, but for proclamation. It may just be a day for all of those things. Maundy Thursday … Continue reading

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