Today in the Church Year

Second Sunday after Pentecost

Today, our devotion focuses on the Epistle and comes from Romans: A Commentary.

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Today’s commemoration is for the prophet Elisha, and we read a devotion from Lutheran Bible Companion, Volume 1: Introduction and Old Testament.

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The Ecumenical Council of Nicaea, AD 325

To remember the Ecumenical Council of Nicaea today, we read a brief historical devotion from Historical Introductions to the Lutheran Confessions.

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The Holy Trinity

As we celebrate the Holy Trinity today, we read a devotion adapted from Theological Commonplaces: On the Nature of God and on the Trinity.

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Pentecost Tuesday

Today, our devotion continues with the celebration of Pentecost, and we read about Acts 8 in an excerpt from The Big Book of New Testament Questions and Answers.

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Pentecost Monday

As we continue to celebrate God’s giving of the Holy Spirit to His Church, we read about the Spirit in an excerpt from Lutheran Bible Companion, Volume 2.

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The Day of Pentecost

Our devotion on this wonderful Day of Pentecost comes from A Longer Look at the Lessons: Year A—Pentecost I.

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Pentecost Eve

As we prepare to celebrate Pentecost tomorrow, we read a portion of Romans 8 and take our devotion from Concordia Commentary: Romans 1–8.

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Justin, Martyr

In remembrance of the martyr Justin, the Church commemorates him today and we read a brief biographical devotion from Reconciliation and Justification.

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The Visitation

On today’s Feast of the Visitation, we remember when Mary visited Elizabeth. Our devotion focuses on Mary’s song, the Magnificat, and comes from Luther’s Works, Volume 21 (The Sermon on the Mount and the Magnificat).

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