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Saturday, September 18, 2010
The Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost
This week Jeremiah speaks a classic lamentation ["Is there no balm in Gilead?"], Paul reminds his correspondents that prayer is meant for all, even the mighty, and Jesus teaches an interesting lesson in economy.