And he said, Young man, I say unto thee, Arise. And he that was dead sat up, and began to speak.
Christ raises the Widow’s son after the pattern of Elijah, but when the Holy One of Israel comes within our midst, we can expect an even greater miracle to occur: a new birth into new life.
Old Testament: Isaiah 12
Epistle: Ephesians 3:13-21
Gospel: St. Luke 7:11-17