The Lectionary Readings by the Rev Rosemary Lindsay are printed below. The August readings will appear in an August issue of the magazine.
During this month we follow the continuing story of Abraham’s family line, and we hear many of Jesus’ stories as He teaches those around Him.
July 5th: Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67; Psalm 45:10-17 or Song of Songs, 2:8-13; Romans 7:15-25a; Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30
[Related: Zechariah 9:9-12; Psalm 145:8-14]
Blind date! In Genesis 24 today we read Abraham’s servant’s story of the search for a wife for Isaac. Abraham has been…