Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
July 1, 2018
Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
July 15, 2018

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost


Three texts and three questions to answer on this seventh Sunday after Pentecost. In our first reading the prophet Ezekiel is called by the term mortal. That was not — and is not — a common way to address people. You don’t say, “Hello, Mortal. How are you, Mortal?” And yet that is how Ezekiel is addressed by God as he is set on his path to bring the word to God’s stubborn and rebellious people — us, in other words. Ezekiel had received a vision as part of his call story in which God gave him a scroll. [To hear the entire sermon, click on the arrow above.]