Monthly Archives: February 2012

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news Lib Dem Peer says Israel is America’s Air Craft Carrier  Genesis 37:25-36 25 Then they sat down to eat; and looking up they saw a caravan of Ishmaelites coming from Gilead, with their camels carrying gum, balm, and […]

bible blog 671

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a aheadline from world news: Going nowhere fast: The Allegra cruise ship:  Genesis 37:12-24 Joseph Is Sold by His Brothers 12 Now his brothers went to pasture their father’s flock near Shechem.13And Israel said to Joseph, ‘Are not your brothers pasturing the flock […]

bible blog 670

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: WILL RUSSIA DEPOPSE “KING” PUTIN?  Genesis 37:1-11 Joseph Dreams of Greatness 37Jacob settled in the land where his father had lived as an alien, the land of Canaan.2This is the story of the family of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen […]

bible blog 669

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: RED CROSS RETURNS TO BRING OUT THE WOUNDED FROM THE SHELTERS OF HOMS  Ezekiel 18:1-32 Individual Retribution 18The word of the Lord came to me:2What do you mean by repeating this proverb concerning the land of Israel, ‘The parents […]

bible blog 668

This blog provides a mediation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headlne from world news Marie Colvin killed with other civilians in Homs   HABBAKUK 3: 16 I wait quietly for the day of calamity to come upon our oppressors. Though the fig tree does not blossom,  and no fruit is on the vines; though the […]

bible blog 667

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Greeks will suffer for five years to gain bail-out  Amos 5:6-15 6 Seek the Lord and live,    or he will break out against the house of Joseph like fire,    and it will devour Bethel, with no […]

bible blog 666

This blog proides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: VIOLENCE RAGES AMIDST SYRIAN TALKS Sayings of Agur 30The words of Agur son of Jakeh. An oracle. I am weary, O God,    I am weary, O God. How can I prevail?* 2 Surely I am too stupid […]

bible blog 665

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with  a headline from world news: Silvia Carrera speaks truth to the government of Panama on behalf of her people John 18:15-27 Peter Denies Jesus 15 Simon Peter and another disciple followed Jesus. Since that disciple was known to the high priest, he went […]

bible blog 664

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings Genesis 32:22-33:17 Jacob Wrestles at Peniel 22 The same night he got up and took his two wives, his two maids, and his eleven children, and crossed the ford of the Jabbok. 23He took them and sent them across the stream, and likewise everything that he […]

bible blog 663

This blog provides a mditation on the Episcopal daily readings Genesis 32:3-21 Jacob Sends Presents to Appease Esau 3 Jacob sent messengers before him to his brother Esau in the land of Seir, the country of Edom, 4instructing them, ‘Thus you shall say to my lord Esau: Thus says your servant Jacob, “I have lived with […]