Trinity C (1st Sunday After Pentecost) - Romans 5:1-5

Romans 5:1-5 (NIV) 5     Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we rejoice in the hope of the glory of God. 3 Not only so, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; 4 perseverance,

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Pentecost - John 20:22-23

John 20:22–23 (NIV) 22 And with that he breathed on them and said, “Receive the Holy Spirit. 23 If you forgive anyone’s sins, their sins are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven.” Dear Christian friends, ‘Just breathe’. [Speaking slowly] ‘J u s t b r e a t h e’. When you are anxious, overcome, angry or fearful, just don’t forget to breathe. This is good advice, but we

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Easter 7C - John 17:20-26

John 17:20–26 (NIV) 20 “My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in Me through their message, 21 that all of them may be one, Father, just as You are in Me and I am in You. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that You have sent Me. 22 I have given them the glory that You gave Me, that they may be one as We are one—23 I in them and You in Me—so

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Easter 6C - Revelation 21:10, 22:1-5

Revelation 21:10, 22–22:5 (NIV) 10 And he (the angel) carried me away in the Spirit to a mountain great and high, and showed me the Holy City, Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God. 22 Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, as clear as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb down the middle of the great street of the city. On each side of the

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