lectionary reflection

Rachelle Lyndaker Schlabach reflects on the lectionary passages for the second Sunday of Lent. Again and again, Jesus says, he longed to gather Jerusalem’s children “as a hen gathers her brood under her wings,” echoing the parental care expressed by Yahweh throughout the Hebrew scriptures (see, for example, Deuteronomy 32:10-11). God loves steadfastly and offers…

Read more Lectionary reflection February 24, 2013 (Second Sunday of Lent)