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Haggai 1:5b-2:9

Proper 27C

For me, one of the greatest proofs of the Bible’s divine inspiration is it’s applicability to life in every era of history.  The prophecy given in Haggai was written in the last period of Old Testament prophetic activity, after Israel’s return from Exile, in the year 520 BC.  And yet its narrow focus on a…

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Haggai 1:15b-2:9

Proper 27C

How can people build a home for God that fully reflects his glory?  That’s the question with which Israel wrestles in the Old Testament text the Lectionary appoints for this Sunday.  However, it’s also an issue with which modern Christians also struggle, though we know that God no longer lives in buildings, but in human…

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