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Recent The Words of Frederick Buechner Articles

The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 30, 2013

Apologists

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

Defending the faith...
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 26, 2013

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Humility

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On September 1, 2013 we will celebrate the Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 19, 2013

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Justice

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On August 25, 2013 we will celebrate the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 16, 2013

Eternity

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

Eternity is not endless time or the opposite of time. It is the essence of time.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 12, 2013

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Run With Perseverance

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On August 18, 2013 we will celebrate the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 09, 2013

The Lord's Prayer

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

This reflection on the Lord's Prayer first appeared in Whistling in the Dark and later in Beyond Words.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 05, 2013

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Just Beyond Our Grasp

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On August 11, 2013 we will celebrate the Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

August 02, 2013

Walter Brueggemann interviews Frederick Buechner

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In this video renowned Old Testament scholar Walter Brueggemann interviews Christian author Frederick Buechner as part of the inauguration of the Buechner Institute.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

July 29, 2013

Weekly Sermon Illustration: Hosea and Gomer

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic. On August 4, 2013 we will celebrate the Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost.
The Rev. Frederick Buechner Article

July 26, 2013

Jesus Saves

The Rev. Frederick Buechner (PCUSA)

This article is an excerpt from "The Sign by the Highway" which was first published in Buechner's book "The Hungering Dark" and later in "Secrets in the Dark".