Monthly Archives: February 2011

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news “WAR ON WANT” DEMANDS AFGHAN PEACE 1 Timothy 3:1-16 3The saying is sure: whoever aspires to the office of bishop desires a noble task. 2Now a bishop must be above reproach, married only once, temperate, sensible, respectable, hospitable, […]

bible blog 373

This blog provides a meditation on the Weekday Lectionary of the Episcopal Church along with a headline from world news IRISH PEOPLE PREPARE FOR ELECTION: Ireland needs an honest church to minister to its people: this may not be the Catholic Church. 1 Timothy 2 2First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, […]

bible blog 372

This blog provides a meditation on the Revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news: IRAN’S OPPOSITION CALL FOR RALLY Timothy 1:1-17 THE FIRST LETTER OF PAUL TO TIMOTHY 1Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the command of God our Saviour and of Christ Jesus our hope, 2 To Timothy, my loyal […]

bible blog 371

This blog provides a meditation on the Revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news: EGYPTIAN PROTEST VICTORY  2 Timothy 4:1-8 4In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and in view of his appearing and his kingdom, I solemnly urge you: 2proclaim […]

bible blog 370

This blog provides a meditation on the revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news: CANADIAN BISHOPS CALL FOR SEXUAL RESTRAINT (“Impurity alone or with others” Oh, yes, you’ll go blind.) 2 Timothy 3:1-17 3You must understand this, that in the last days distressing times will come. 2For people will be lovers of […]

bible blog 369

This blog provides a meditation on the Revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news. SPECULATORS THREATEN PORTUGESE DEBT  2 Timothy 2:14-26 14 Remind them of this, and warn them before God that they are to avoid wrangling over words, which does no good but only ruins those who are listening. 15Do your […]

bible blog 368

This blog provides a meditation on the Revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news BRITISH IRAQI MAN TORTURED IN IRAQI JAIL (This headline reminds us that in spite of what T. Blair or D. Rumsfeld say, the invasion of Iraq only succeeded in replacing a well-organised tyranny with a disorganised one, at […]

bible blog 367

This blog provides a meditation on the Revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news: BIRD KILLS MAN AT US COCKFIGHT 2 Timothy 1:1-14 1Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, for the sake of the promise of life that is in Christ Jesus, 2 To Timothy, my beloved […]

bible blog 366

This blog provides a meditation on the Revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news: SUMO WRESTLING FIX SCANDAL Galatians 6:11-18 11 See what large letters I make when I am writing in my own hand! 12It is those who want to make a good showing in the flesh that try to compel […]

bible blog 365

This blog provides a meditation on the Revised Common Lectionary along with a headline from world news: CCTV EXPOSES CRUELTY IN BRITISH ABATTOIRS Galatians 5:25-6:10 25If we live by the Spirit, let us also be guided by the Spirit. 26Let us not become conceited, competing against one another, envying one another.  My friends, if anyone […]