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Year A, Proper 23

October 07, 2023
Year A, Proper 23
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At Home with the Lectionary
Year A, Proper 23
Oct 07, 2023

In this episode, we consider the readings for Proper 23, Year A:

Exodus 32:1-14 & Psalm 106:1-6,19-23; Isaiah 25:1-9 & Psalm 23; Philippians 4:1-9; Matthew 22:1-14.

We consider the construction of the golden calf, Isaiah's beautiful depiction of God's welcome provision for the oppressed, Paul's exhortation to the Philippians, and Jesus' parable of the wedding banquet.

Notes:

--The Bible Project
--Bible Project podcast episodes on Exodus
--Bible Project video on the Law and helps for how to read the Law and Prophets
--Bible Project video on the Name of God
--Bible Project video on Philippians
--Bible Project video on themes in Matthew

--Robert Farrar Capon's book "Kingdom, Grace, Judgment: Paradox, Outrage, and Vindication in the Parables of Jesus

**Note: the excerpt re: the king providing the wedding garments I was thinking of is, in fact, in Chpt. 11 of the above book.**

Other Resources:
--Dwell App
--Metrical Collects


0:58 Collect
1:36
Exodus 32:1-14 & Psalm 106:1-6,19-23
16:38
Isaiah 25:1-9 & Psalm 23
31:30
Philippians 4:1-9
43:12
Matthew 22:1-14

Our outro music is an original song by our friend Dcn. Jeremiah Webster, a poet and professor whose giftedness is rivaled by his humbleness. You can find his published works, including After So Many Fires, with a quick Google.

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In this episode, we consider the readings for Proper 23, Year A:

Exodus 32:1-14 & Psalm 106:1-6,19-23; Isaiah 25:1-9 & Psalm 23; Philippians 4:1-9; Matthew 22:1-14.

We consider the construction of the golden calf, Isaiah's beautiful depiction of God's welcome provision for the oppressed, Paul's exhortation to the Philippians, and Jesus' parable of the wedding banquet.

Notes:

--The Bible Project
--Bible Project podcast episodes on Exodus
--Bible Project video on the Law and helps for how to read the Law and Prophets
--Bible Project video on the Name of God
--Bible Project video on Philippians
--Bible Project video on themes in Matthew

--Robert Farrar Capon's book "Kingdom, Grace, Judgment: Paradox, Outrage, and Vindication in the Parables of Jesus

**Note: the excerpt re: the king providing the wedding garments I was thinking of is, in fact, in Chpt. 11 of the above book.**

Other Resources:
--Dwell App
--Metrical Collects


0:58 Collect
1:36
Exodus 32:1-14 & Psalm 106:1-6,19-23
16:38
Isaiah 25:1-9 & Psalm 23
31:30
Philippians 4:1-9
43:12
Matthew 22:1-14

Our outro music is an original song by our friend Dcn. Jeremiah Webster, a poet and professor whose giftedness is rivaled by his humbleness. You can find his published works, including After So Many Fires, with a quick Google.

Collect
Exodus 32:1-14 & Psalm 106:1-6,19-23
Isaiah 25:1-9 & Psalm 23
Philippians 4:1-9
Matthew 22:1-14