Tag: Joel

Signs of Life: A Reflection on the Lectionary Readings for 27 October 2013

Revised Common Lectionary Page for 27 October 2013 (Twenty-third Sunday after Pentecost, Year C) Joel 2:23-32 and Psalm 65  • Sirach 35:12-17 or Jeremiah 14:7-10, 19-22 and Psalm 84:1-7  • 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18  • Luke 18:9-14 Two things boggle my mind, and three make me wonder whether read the Bible at all: the clarity with which the text states that God has wronged this or that…