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Isaiah
Isaiah
Jul 6 all-day
Isaiah Isaiah son of Amoz is considered to be the greatest of the writing prophets and is quoted in the New Testament more than any other Old Testament prophet. His name means ‘Yahweh [the Lord][...]
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Ruth
Ruth
Jul 16 all-day
Ruth Ruth of Moab, the subject of the biblical book that bears her name, is an inspiring example of God’s grace. Although she was a Gentile, God made her the great grandmother of King David[...]
Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
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Elijah
Elijah
Jul 20 all-day
Elijah The prophet Elijah, whose name means, ‘My God is Yahweh [the Lord],’ prophesied in the northern kingdom of Israel, mostly during the reign of Ahab (874-853 B.C.). Ahab, under the influence of his pagan[...]
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Ezekiel
Ezekiel
Jul 21 all-day
Ezekiel Ezekiel, son of Buzi, was a priest, called by God to be a prophet to the exiles during the Babylonian captivity (Ez. 1:3). In 597 B.C. King Nebuchadnezzar and the Babylonian army brought the[...]
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St. Mary Magdalene
St. Mary Magdalene
Jul 22 all-day
1st Reading: Proverbs 31:10-31 Epistle: Acts 13:26-31 Gospel: John 20:1-2, 10-18 Color: White Hymn of the Day: 465 Now all the vault of heav’n resounds St. Mary Magdalene Mary Magdalene is remembered as one of[...]
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St. James the Elder, Apostle
St. James the Elder, Apostle
Jul 25 all-day
1st Reading: Acts 11:27-12:5 Epistle: Romans 8:28-39 Gospel: Mark 10:35-45 Color: Red Hymn of the Day: 420 Christ, the life of all the living St. James the Elder, Apostle James was one of the Twelve[...]
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Johann Sebastian Bach, Kantor
Johann Sebastian Bach, Kantor
Jul 28 all-day
Johann Sebastian Bach, Kantor Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) is acknowledged as one of the most famous and gifted of all composers past and present in the entire western world. Orphaned at the age of ten,[...]
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Mary, Martha, and Lazarus of Bethany
Mary, Martha, and Lazarus of Bethany
Jul 29 all-day
Mary, Martha, and Lazarus of Bethany Mary, Martha, and Lazarus of Bethany were disciples with whom Jesus had a special bond of love and friendship. John’s Gospel records that ‘Jesus loved Martha and her sister[...]
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Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Robert Barnes, Confessor and Martyr
Robert Barnes, Confessor and Martyr
Jul 30 all-day
Robert Barnes, Confessor and Martyr Remembered as a devoted disciple of Martin Luther, Robert Barnes is considered to be among the first Lutheran martyrs. Born in 1495, Barnes became the prior of the Augustinian monastery[...]
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Joseph of Arimathea
Joseph of Arimathea
Jul 31 all-day
Joseph of Arimathea This Joseph, mentioned in all four Gospels, comes from a small village called Arimathea in the hill country of Judea. He was a respected member of the Sanhedrin, the Jewish religious council[...]