Category Archives: Reformation

Reformation; Sts. Simon and Jude

Audio link Today, October 28, is the day the church historically remembers Saints Simon and Jude.  This minor festival is normally bumped in favor of Reformation Sunday, so we rarely observe it. In the lists of the twelve apostles (Matthew … Continue reading

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Poverty in Christ

Proper 24B: Ecclesiastes 5:10-20, Mark 10:23-31 Ever since those thirty pieces of silver, money has played a treacherous role in the life of the Church.  Why, even the Lutheran Reformation was launched on October 31, 1517, because of money!  Oh … Continue reading

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