Karl Cron

Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Sacred Theology (STM)


Practical Theology

First Advisor

George Hoyer

Scripture References in this Resource

Mark 13:37; 1 Thessalonians 4:1-7; Ephesians 5:1-9; Genesis 18:20-33; Genesis 19:1-14; Genesis 13:1-21; Galatians 4:22-31; Romans 12:1-5; Romans 12:6-16a; Romans 12:16b-21; Romans 13:8-10; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11; 2 Peter 3:8-14; 1 Corinthians 14:26-27; Romans 12:6-16; 1 Peter 2:20-25; John 3:1-15; 2 Timothy 2:14-17; Romans 4:8-14; Philippians 2:9-13; John 12:23-32; John 8:46-59


The goal of the study is to provide a modest starting point for a revised lectionary with understandable, meaningful and relevant lessons that relate to one another and that are organized in a church year pattern which is helpful to the worshiper's devotion. Of course, the lectionary itself cannot overcome the human factors of inattentiveness, lethargy, and disinterest. More than a lectionary is required to overcome these factors.

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