Monthly Archives: March 2010

Bible Blog 97

This blog uses the daily bible readings of the Catholic Church, to search wisdom for the day. ¬†Reading 1, Micah 7:14-15, 18-20 14 With shepherd’s crook lead your people to pasture, the flock that is your heritage, living confined in a forest with meadow land all round. Let them graze in Bashan and Gilead as […]

Bible Blog 96

Can a Christian believer today still find value in the ancient texts of the Bible? In this blog I try to find wisdom in the daily Bible readings of the Catholic Church ¬†Reading 1, Genesis 37:3-4, 12-13a, 17b-28a 3 Jacob loved Joseph more than all his other sons, for he was the son of his […]

Bible blog 95

Day by day, I follow the Catholic Daily Bible Readings, trying to find something in the mutually illuminating passages, that gives wisdom for the day.¬† Reading 1, Jeremiah 17:5-10 5 he Lord says this, ‘Accursed be anyone who trusts in human beings, who relies on human strength and whose heart turns from God. 6 Such […]

Bible Blog 94

People who use sacred texts have often found ways of selecting passages appropriate to their needs. Disciples of Confucius used a complex system of hexagrams, chosen by lot, to find images and comments suitable to their time, place and situation. In classical and medieval times, the writings of Virgil and Homer were used in a […]

Bible Blog 93

People who use sacred texts have often found ways of selecting passages appropriate to their needs. Disciples of Confucius used a complex system of hexagrams, chosen by lot, to find images and comments suitable to their time, place and situation. In classical and medieval times, the writings of Virgil and Homer were used in a […]

Bible Blog 92

People who use sacred texts have often found ways of selecting passages appropriate to their needs. Disciples of Confucius used a complex system of hexagrams, chosen by lot, to find images and comments suitable to their time, place and situation. In classical and medieval times, the writings of Virgil and Homer were used in a […]