This blog offers meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: MARADONA STARS IN POPE’S MATCH FOR RELIGIOUS PEACE JOB 13 1 I know and understand every bit of this. 2 None of you are smarter than I am; there’s nothing you know that I don’t. 3 But I […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: ISRAEL PLANS MORE WEST BANK SETTLEMENTS JOB 12 CEV 12 Job said to his friends: 2 You think you are so great, with all the answers. 3 But I know as much as you do, and so […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: LANDSLIDE IN FUQAN CHINA  Job 9 New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised (NRSVA) Job Replies: There Is No Mediator 9 Then Job answered:2 ‘Indeed I know that this is so;    but how can a mortal be just before God?3 If one wished […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: IDENTICAL TWINS IN TANGO FINAL  Job 8 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) 8 Bildad the Shuchi spoke next: 2 “How long will you go on talking like this?What you are saying is raging wind!3 Does God distort judgment?Does the Almighty pervert justice?4 If […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: 1400 Children abused in Rotherham   Job 7 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) 7Job continued, “Human life on earth is like serving in the army;yes, we drudge through our days like a hired worker,2 like a slave longing for shade,like […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: BRTISH NURSE CATCHES EBOLA WHILE HELPING VICTIMS Job 6 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) 6 Job responded: 2 “I wish my frustration could be weighed, all my calamities laid on the scales! 3 They would outweigh the sands […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: CHILD REFUGEE WITH BABY BROTHER IN US SAYS, “WE ARE IN GOD’S HANDS”  Job 5 NIRV –  5 Eliphaz answered, “Call out if you want to, Job.    But who will answer you?    Which one of the holy angels will you […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: WHILE THE WORLD FOCUSES ON VIOLENCE, SOUTH SUDAN DIES Job 3 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) 3 (2) Iyov said, 2 (3) “Perish the day I was born and the night that said, ‘A man is conceived.’ 3 […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: WORLD MOURNS JIM FOLEY  Job 2 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) 2 Another day came when the sons of God came to serve Adonai, and among them came the Adversary to serve Adonai. 2 Adonai asked the Adversary, “Where are […]

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: POPE OPENS WAY TO HONOURING OSCAR ROMERO BISHOP OF THE POOR Job 1 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB) 1 There was a man in the land of ‘Utz whose name was Iyov. This man was blameless and upright; […]

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 40 other followers