Lectionary Haiku 11 March 2022

Today’s texts, again based on Psalmic confidence, involve Abraham’s encounter with the mysterious Melchizedek, the hospitality customs evoking long-lasting sacramental depth before any decreed rites are in place. Likewise, Paul appeals to living by “our citizenship in heaven” rather than contemporary lesser standards. (Click on Bible Reference link to see text)

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Psalm 27

They rage against me
They circle me, jaws drooling
Yet will I hold firm

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Genesis 14:17-24

Bread and wine greeting
Generous blessing abounds
Wise restraint follows

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Philippians 3:17-20

The cross of the Christ
Citizenship in heaven
These are our benchmarks

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Okay Boomer - that I am. But not one of them know-it-all ones! Still learning that the more I know, the more I have yet to learn. What I do know, however, I know well.

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