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The roles of a shepherd

Ezekiel 34:4: The weak you have not strengthened, the sick you have not healed, the injured you have not bound up, the strayed you have not brought back, the lost you have not sought, and with force and harshness you have ruled them. 1,087 more words

God

Other sheep

Taking heed of Jesus’ teaching,
listening for his voice;
looking out for others,
unafraid to make love’s choice.

The shepherd calls them by their name; 136 more words

Jesus

Easter 4B: All We Like Sheep

OLD TESTAMENT: Acts 4: 5-12

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Last week, we read that Peter and John had gone to the Temple to pray and Peter had healed a crippled man. 2,291 more words

Year B

Who could love us?

 

I suspect that most of us here share a fundamental experience with sheep. First we confuse lambs and sheep. Most of us think about lambs who seem wonderfully cute, are gentle of spirit, and how can you not love them? 1,065 more words

Sunday Morning

Voice of the Good Shepherd

Who has your ear?  Whose voice do you listen to in life?  There is no shortage of voices out there who are looking to influence us.  413 more words

Marc Kinna

Fourth Sunday of Easter, Year B

The Good Shepherd

Acts 4:5-12Psalm 231 John 3:16-24John 10:11-18

King David understood the care of sheep because as a boy he was a shepherd. 427 more words

Lectionary

Homily for the 4th Sunday of Easter, Year B 2015 (April 26)

Homily for the Fourth Sunday of Easter, Year B 2015

After Pentecost, when the Spirit was directing the Apostles, and giving them the courage and spark they needed to continue to preach Jesus’ teachings and ‘good news’, they were not very welcomed by the establishment. 974 more words

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