Readings for Trinity 17 (focus text in bold):
Proverbs 25:6-14 - Do not exalt yourself; speak wisely and not in haste.
Psalm 33:6-18 - the Lord beholds all the works of man from his abode in heaven
Ephesians 4:1-6 - "one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all"
Luke 14:1-11 - "whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted."
Sermon by the Rev. Adam Rick
Cover art: digital reconstruction of the Great Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Artemis or "Diana" was the "lady" and mother goddess of the Ephesians (Acts 19:28)