Monthly Archive: February 2019

Introducing the readings

First Reading: Genesis 45:3–11, 15 Our Hebrew Bible lesson relates a decisive moment in the story of Joseph as he reveals himself to his brothers, who then journey home to tell their father Jacob...

INTRODUCING THE LESSONS

First Reading Isaiah6:1–8 Our first reading isIsaiah’s vision of the Lord and his prophetic commission.The earthly temple becomes an icon for the temple in heaven. Isaiah is purged of his guilt and sin and...

Introducing Today’s Lessons

First Reading Jeremiah1:4–10 From the opening lesson we hear the story of the calling of Jeremiah to be a prophet of the Lord.Jeremiah protests that he is inadequate to the task, but the Lord...