Readings for Trinity 4 (focus text in bold):
Genesis 3:17-19 - God curses the ground and labor; "for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return."
Psalm 79:8-14 - "Help us, O God our our salvation, for the glory of thy Name"
Romans 8:18-23 - "For we know that the whole creation groaneth and travaileth in pain together until now."
Luke 6:36-43 - "Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven"
Sermon by the Rev. Adam Rick
Cover art: "The Sermon on the Mount" by Carl Bloch, 1877, oil on copper, The Museum of Natural History, Bedestolen, Denmark