Saturday, January 15, 2011

Introduction to the Readings - Proper 2 / 20110116

Isa 49:1-7 – PS 40:1-12 – 1 Cor 1:1-9; John 1:29-42
Intro to the Readings
From the Prophet Isaiah we hear the declarations that God speaks about his servant.
Psalm 40 is a personal thanksgiving – note how many times I, the personal pronoun, is used. But the Psalmist is mindful of the great congregation.
The Apostle writes to those who are called to be saints – called to be holy.
From the Gospel of Saint John listen to the testimony of John the Baptism about the Lamb of the God the Messiah.

Listen to the testimony of John Baptist and be reminded that we are called to be saints.

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