Author: Carole Boshart

Season After Pentecost (Proper 23[28]) – The Old Testament Passages: Sickness of body and spirit, and the interactions & results

At a certain point in the story of Job, several (three to be exact) acquaintances of Job came by to check in on him and give him their “sage” advice; although Job does not receive it very well. If it is hard to know what to say in the face of another’s suffering, two of […]

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Season After Pentecost (Proper 22[27]) – The Gospel Passage: Coming to the crux of the marital situation

“Some Pharisees came, and to test him they asked, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?” He answered them, “What did Moses command you?” They said, “Moses allowed a man to write a certificate of dismissal and to divorce her.” But Jesus said to them, “Because of your hardness of heart he […]

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Season After Pentecost (Proper 22[27]) – The Epistle Passage: Equality under Jesus Christ and the Lord God

I may have tasked myself a bit of challenge, choosing marital issues and commenting on a Epistle passage written by Paul. I have been reading a series of sermons on Paul and the preacher reiterated what I already knew, that Paul wrote for his time and for the people in question in the churches/cities where […]

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