Sunday, February 13, 2011

Introduction to the Readings - Proper 6 / 20110213

Deut 30:15-20 – Psalm 119:1-8 – 1 Cor 3:1-9 – Matt 5:21-37
Intro to the Readings

From Deuteronomy Yahweh calls heaven and earth as God’s witnesses and encourages Moses and the Israelites, God’s people to choose life.
The reading from Psalm 119 is all about the Law of the Lord.
The Apostle writes to the Corinthians as speaking to children. He speaks to them about maturing spiritually.
In the Gospel Jesus re-iterates the Covenant established with Moses. And speaks to the intentions of ones’ heart.

Let us hear the Word of God
Let us choose life so that we may live and our children
and our descendants.
Listen and hear Jesus speak to the intentions our your heart.