Verandas

by Mel Bringle, FHS A poem honoring the 100th anniversary of The Hymn Society In the beginning, they met on Miss Perkins’ veranda each May, with rhythmic regularity. A...


COME ON DOWN – Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany, Year C; Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C (RC)

February 13, 2022 Revised Common Lectionary Jeremiah 17:5-10 Psalm 1 1 Corinthians 15:12-20 Luke 6:17-26   Lectionary for Mass (RC) Jeremiah 17:5-8 Psalm 1:1-2, 3, 4, 6 (40:5a) 1...


TUNING TO THE OBOE – Second Sunday of Advent, Year C

December 5, 2021 Revised Common Lectionary Baruch 5:1-9 or Malachi 3:1-4 Luke 1:68-79 Philippians 1:3-11 Luke 3:1-6 Lectionary for Mass (RC) Baruch 5:1-9 Psalm 126:1-2, 2-3, 4-5, 6 (3)...


BLESSED AND CHOSEN – Seventh Sunday after Pentecost—Proper 10, Year B; Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B (RC)

July 11, 2021 Revised Common Lectionary 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19 or Amos 7:7-15 Psalm 24 or Psalm 85:8-13 Ephesians 1:3-14 Mark 6:14-29 Lectionary for Mass (RC) Amos 7:12-15 Psalm...


THE SMELL OF THE SHEEP – Reign of Christ, Proper 29, Year A; Christ the King, Year A (RC)

November 22, 2020 Revised Common Lectionary Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 Psalm 100 or Psalm 95:1-7a Ephesians 1:15-23 Matthew 25:31-46 Lectionary for Mass (RC) Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-17 Psalm 23:1-2, 2-3, 5-6...


REJECTED AND DESPISED – Passion/Palm Sunday

April 5, 2020 Revised Common Lectionary Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29 Matthew 21:1-11 Isaiah 50:4-9a Psalm 31:9-16 Philippians 2:5-11 Matthew 26:14 – 27:66   Lectionary for Mass (RC) Matthew 21:1-11 Isaiah...