LENTEN CLOTHING 2018
This year during lent St. Luke Evangelical Lutheran Church will be exploring the many outfits discussed in the Bible. Our clothing lectionary theme begins with Transfiguration of Our Lord and leading us through the Easter season.
February 11 Transfiguration of Our Lord
Mark 9:3 "and his clothes became dazzling white, such as no one on earth could bleach them."
February 14 Ash Wednesday
Isaiah 58:7 Is it not to share your bread with the hungry, and bring the homeless poor
into your house; when you see the naked, to cover them, and not to hide
yourself from your own kin?
February 18 First Sunday in Lent
Matthew 9:20-21 Then suddenly a woman who had been suffering from hemorrhages for twelve years came up behind him and touched the fringe of his cloak, for she said to herself, "If I only touch his cloak, I will be made well."
February 21 Mid-Week Lenten Service
Luke 2:7 And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in bands of cloth, and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn.
February 25 Second Sunday in Lent
Ruth 3:3-4 Now wash and anoint yourself, and put on your best clothes and go down to the threshing floor; but do not make yourself known to the man until he has finished eating and drinking. When he lies down, observe the place where he lies; then, go and uncover his feet and lie down; and he will tell you what to do.”
Mark 12:38 As he taught, he said, "Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around
in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces,...
February 28 Mid-Week Lenten Service
Esther 5:5 On the third day Esther put on her royal robes and stood in the inner court of the king’s palace, opposite the king’s hall. The king was sitting on his royal throne inside the palace opposite the entrance to the palace.