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Scripture Readings

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017 in Announcement, Scriptures |

Sunday   October 8, 2017

 

First Reading:   Ezekiel 36:24-28

The promise of baptism: a new heart, a new mind, the indwelling of the Holy Spirit, a new relationship with God – all in the sprinkling of water.

Second Reading:   Romans 6:3-11

Baptism unites us in the death and resurrection of Jesus and guarantees us a life that is everlasting.

Gospel:   Luke 3:21-22

At his baptism, Jesus stands revealed as God’s chosen and beloved, the one who will bathe the world in saving waters.