Tag Archives: Jeremiah 1:4-10

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

[A sermon partly on Jeremiah 1:4-10, delivered at a small church in southern Indiana] We’re continuing to look at stories of God’s calling in the Bible; this is the prophet Jeremiah’s autobiographical account of his call, which came in the … Continue reading

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Questions for Reflection and Discussion (Jeremiah 1 4-10)

A few questions for reflection and discussion related to Jeremiah 1:4-10, the Uniform Series text for Sunday, July 16 (my exegetical notes here) : God tells Jeremiah God has had intimate knowledge and plans for him since before his pre-birth … Continue reading

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Exegetical Exercise (Jeremiah 1, 4-10)

The Uniform Series text for Sunday, July 16, is Jeremiah 1:4-10, “the call of Jeremiah.” Here is the NRSV’s text, starting from Jeremiah 1:1, followed by my exegetical notes: The words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah, of the priests who … Continue reading

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