Daily Lectionary with Prayers
and Reflections on Scripture and World
It took a year to read the Bible, then almost 9 months to read the Apocrypha. Now, I'm going to try to offer reflections on the Narrative Lectionary. But, I won't be posting daily--at least, for a while.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Real Religion or Empty Worship, Reflections on Hosea 5, reading toward Hosea 11:1-9
What sins are the people being accused of?
Is there any hope for them now? How lasting is our love of God?
Is it any longer than that of Israel and Judah?
What is it that God wants from them? from us?
What are modern-day parallels to steadfast love, sacrifice, knowledge of God, and burnt offerings?