Lectionary Podcast Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

Scriptures used for the Lectionary Podcast on the Sixth Sunday after Pentecost, July 05, 2015

Old Testament: 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10 from The Modern English Version Bible (MEV)

Psalm 48

Epistle:2 Corinthians 12:2-10 from the Names of God Bible (NOG)

Gospel: Mark 6:1-13 from the New American Standard Bible (NASB)

On July 11th we celebrate the life of Benedict, the founder of Western Monasticism.

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13888: Seeking God: The Way of Saint Benedict Seeking God: The Way of Saint Benedict
By Esther de Waal / Liturgical Press(PUBLiturgical Press)”Makes plain the significance of Benedict’s rule for both clergy and laity living outside the walls of monastic enclosures. A reliable and attractive introduction,”—Theology. De Waal outlines Benedict’s underlying principles and how they can be incorporated into anybody’s approach to spirituality. 168 pages, softcover.