Tag: the Word of God

Monday of 4th Sunday in Trinity – Luke 8:16-25

ShareLuke 8:16-25 “For whoever has, to him more will be given; and whoever does not have, even what he seems to have will be taken from him.” What’s up with this passage?  Is this the same Jesus they’ve been telling us about?  He sounds like a kind of Robin Hood in reverse.  He seems like […]

June 29, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Good Friday – John 19:1-37

ShareJohn 19:1-37 Though the Morning Prayer lesson for this morning is John 18, I’ve chosen to meditate on John 19 instead, which is the Proper lesson for the Good Friday service. “Why do the nations rage, and the people plot a vain thing?’ The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel […]

April 2, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Monday of 4th Sunday in Lent – Luke 8:16-25

ShareLuke 8:16-25 “For whoever has, to him more will be given; and whoever does not have, even what he seems to have will be taken from him.” What’s up with this passage?  Is this the same Jesus they’ve been telling us about?  He sounds like a kind of Robin Hood in reverse.  He seems like […]

March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Friday of Septuagesima Sunday – Mark 7:1-13

ShareMark 7:1-13 “making the Word of God of no effect through your tradition which you have handed down” (verse 13.) This is the essence of Jesus’ teaching this morning.  He is so concerned that people not exchange the Word of God for the traditions of men that He goes so far as to call the […]

February 5, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Tuesday of Advent 2 – Mark 3:7-19

ShareMark 3:7-19 “And He went up on the mountain and called to Him those He Himself wanted.  And they came to Him.  Then He appointed twelve, that they might be with Him and that He might send them out to preach, and to have power to heal sicknesses and to cast out demons.” In verses […]

December 8, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Friday of Septuagesima Sunday – Mark 7:1-13

ShareMark 7:1-13 “making the Word of God of no effect through your tradition which you have handed down” (verse 13.) This is the essence of Jesus’ teaching this morning.  He is so concerned that people not exchange the Word of God for the traditions of men that He goes so far as to call the […]

February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Monday of 4th Sunday in Trinity – Luke 8:16-25

ShareLuke 8:16-25 “For whoever has, to him more will be given; and whoever does not have, even what he seems to have will be taken from him.” What’s up with this passage?  Is this the same Jesus they’ve been telling us about?  He sounds like a kind of Robin Hood in reverse.  He seems like […]

June 23, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Good Friday – John 19:1-37

ShareJohn 19:1-37 Though the Morning Prayer lesson for this morning is John 18, I’ve chosen to meditate on John 19 instead, which is the Proper lesson for the Good Friday service. “Why do the nations rage, and the people plot a vain thing?’ The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel […]

March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Friday of Septuagesima Sunday – Mark 7:1-13

ShareMark 7:1-13 “making the Word of God of no effect through your tradition which you have handed down” (verse 13.) This is the essence of Jesus’ teaching this morning.  He is so concerned that people not exchange the Word of God for the traditions of men that He goes so far as to call the […]

January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Friday of Epiphany 4 – Colossians 3:12-17

ShareColossians 3:12-17 St. Paul’s sustained teaching through chapters 2 and 3 has been that because we are buried and raised with Christ in baptism, we are to keep our mind on things in heaven by taking off the Old Man and putting on the New Man which is Jesus Christ.  The work that God began […]

January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments More