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Wednesday of Pentecost Sunday – 1 Corinthians 2

Share1 Corinthians 2 St. Paul is making a very important argument here in I Corinthians 2, but if we treat the Bible as a collection of individual verses to cherry pick for argumentation or meditation, we’ll miss his point.  He seems to be arguing like this: No one knows the things of a man except […]

May 26, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Saturday of Epiphany 3, 2014 – Mark 14:1-11

ShareMark 14:1-11 You own something of great worth. Mary had her alabaster flask of pure nard, but you have something even more valuable. Mary’s treasure was physical and therefore of calculable worth: 300 denarii, or 300 days’ wages. In contemporary terms, Mary’s nard was worth tens of thousands of dollars. Since a living wage for […]

January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Wednesday of Pentecost Sunday (Ember Wednesday) – 1 Corinthians 2

Share1 Corinthians 2 St. Paul is making a very important argument here in I Corinthians 2, but if we treat the Bible as a collection of individual verses to cherry pick for argumentation or meditation, we’ll miss his point.  He seems to be arguing like this: 1.  No one knows the things of a man […]

May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments More