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Unreasonable Hope, Inexcusable Ignorance: A Reflection on the Lectionary Readings for 26 September 2010

Revised Common Lectionary Page for 26 September 2010 (18th Sunday after Pentecost, Year C) Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 and Psalm 91:1-6, 14-16 • Amos 6:1a, 4-7 and Psalm 146 • 1 Timothy 6:6-19 • Luke 16:19-31 This week’s readings feature two striking stories that highlight the strange, even paradoxical character of living as God’s people in…