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Destruction Instruction
Proper 28 | Ordinary Time 33

from the book
Sermons on the Gospel Readings
Series III, Cycle B

Steven Molin

Mark 13:1-8


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Note: As I type these words, I am sitting at a coffee shop just outside the Twin Cities of Minnesota. Nineteen hours ago, the Interstate 35W Bridge, which spans the Mississippi River, collapsed just as the evening rush hour was winding down. Though it is too early to confirm, it is thought that as many as fifty passenger cars plunged into the river last night, not to mention the dozens of cars, trucks, and school busses that remain on the collapsed bridge deck. The recovery continues today, but the number of fatalities will likely reach thirty. By the time you read these words, we will know for sure, but for right now, my community is rocked by grief, suffering, and uncertainty.

So far, I don't personally know anyone immediately impacted by this tragedy, but that could change; the Twin Cities are not that large. On a personal note, I spoke to my son last evening and he told me that he ...

This Proper 28 | Ordinary Time 33 sermon, Destruction Instruction, is based on Mark 13:1-8 and relates to Proper 28 | Ordinary Time 33 of Cycle B of the lectionary. This sermon is excerpted from the book Sermons on the Gospel Readings . SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...

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