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New International Version ©2011 International Sunday School Lesson

Lesson for February 5, 2017 Re-Created to Live in HarmonyGalatians 3:26–4:7 Dr. Mark Scott wrote this treatment of the International Sunday School Lesson. Scott teaches preaching and New Testament at Ozark Christian College, Joplin, Missouri. This lesson treatment is published on January 29, 2017, issue of The Lookout magazine, and is also available online at ______ By Mark Scott  Someone has rightly said, “You cannot be ‘revived’ if you have never first been ‘vived.’” In last month’s lessons, we focused on God creating the universe. This month’s lessons focus on God recreating the universe through redeeming his people for freedom to live in holiness. Our study takes us to Galatians, that Magna Carta of Christian freedom. In Galatians Paul strongly defended that Christians are saved by faith in Christ and not works of the law (so significant that he stated that truth three times in one verse—Galatians 2:16). In chapters 3and 4, Paul made several arguments for that theme:…

Catholic Daily Readings

Sunday, February 5, 2017 | Ordinary Time Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A | Roman Missal | Lectionary

First ReadingIsaiah 58:7–10 ResponsePsalm 12:4a PsalmPsalm 12:4–9 Second Reading1 Corinthians 2:1–5 Gospel AcclamationJohn 8:12 GospelMatthew 5:13–16

Catholic Daily Readings. Bellingham, WA: Faithlife, 2009. Print.