Harvard Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Sermon for the Fourth Sunday after Pentecost 2017

This sermon by Pastor Kathleen O’Keefe Reed, given on Sunday, July 2, 2017, was the third in a three-part series on the family of Abraham, Sarah, Hagar, Isaac, and Ishmael from the book of Genesis. Texts for the day were:

  • Genesis 22:1-14
  • Psalm 13
  • Romans 6:12-23
  • Matthew 10:40-42

In the sermon, Pastor Reed referred to the work of Kathryn Schifferdecker, who attended UniLu as a Harvard Divinity School doctoral student, and Harold Kushner, bestselling author of When Bad Things Happen to Good People and rabbi laureate of Temple Israel in Natick, Massachusetts.