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Twentieth Sunday after Trinity
Authentic Christ-Centered Worship, Study, and Sometimes Just Plain Silliness!

Twentieth Sunday after Trinity

Background

The Holy Spirit sounds forth the Gospel call: "See, I have prepared my dinner . . . Come to the wedding" (Matt 22:1-14). But many reject this invitation in favor of worldly pursuits. And so the call goes out to others, both the good and the bad. For the wedding invitation is not based on the qualifications of those invited but on the basis of the merits and work of Christ. The feast is free: "You who have no money, come, buy and eat . . . Let your soul delight itself in abundance" (Is 55:1-9). Those rejecting the Spirit's work shall experience God's wrath and judgment. Those who are not clothed in Christ's righteousness shall be cast into outer darkness where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth. Let us therefore seek the Lord while He may be found, for He will have mercy upon us. Let us redeem the time, being filled with the Spirit, giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ (Eph 5:15-21).

Scripture

Hymn of the Day

  • LSB 563 "Jesus, Your Blood and Righteousness" (midi)

Other Hymns

  • LSB 672 "Jerusalem the Golden" (midi)
  • LSB 514 "The Bridegroom Soon Will Call Us" (midi)
A congregation of the Wyoming District of The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod serving the students of the University of Wyoming & The Wyoming Technical Institute