Readings for Trinity 8 (focus text in bold):
Jeremiah 23:16-24 - The anger of the Lord against false prophets.
Psalm 82 - "Arise, O God, and judge thou the earth, for thou shalt take all nations to thine inheritance."
Romans 8:12-17 - "For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, 'Abba, Father!'"
Matthew 7:15-21 - "Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves. Ye shall know them by their fruits."
Sermon by the Rev. Adam Rick
Cover art: "The Exhortation to the Apostles," James J. Tissot, 1886-94, watercolor over graphite on gray wove paper, Brooklyn Museum, New York