Tag: Habakkuk

What Habakkuk Saw: A Reflection on the Lectionary Readings from 6 October 2013

Revised Common Lectionary Page for 6 October 2013 (20th Sunday after Pentecost, Year C) Lamentations 1:1-6 and Lamentations 3:19-26 or Psalm 137  • Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:1-4 and Psalm 37:1-9  • 2 Timothy 1:1-14  • Luke 17:5-10 Habakkuk is one of those short little prophetic books that’s an under-appreciated goldmine.  In three brief chapters it explores the relationships between Psalmic lament and prophetic lawsuit-oracle; presents one of the…