Monthly Archives: February 2012

bible blog 662

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings Genesis 31:25-50  25 Laban overtook Jacob. Now Jacob had pitched his tent in the hill country, and Laban with his kinsfolk camped in the hill country of Gilead. 26Laban said to Jacob, ‘What have you done? You have deceived me, and carried away my daughters like […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings Genesis 31:1-24 Jacob Flees with Family and Flocks 31Now Jacob heard that the sons of Laban were saying, ‘Jacob has taken all that was our father’s; he has gained all this wealth from what belonged to our father.’ 2And Jacob saw that Laban did not […]

bible blog 660

Bible Blog 660 This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings  Genesis 30:1-24.  30When Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, she envied her sister; and she said to Jacob, ‘Give me children, or I shall die!’ 2Jacob became very angry with Rachel and said, ‘Am I in the place of God, […]

bible blog 659

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: BIDEFORD ATHEIST WINS CASE AGAINST COUNCIL PRAYERS Genesis 29:1-20 Jacob Meets Rachel 29Then Jacob went on his journey, and came to the land of the people of the east. 2As he looked, he saw a well in the […]

bible blog 658

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: MADRID SHANTY TOWN (BIGGEST IN EUROPE) AND ITS PEOPLE TO BE DISPERSED?    Genesis 28:10-22 Jacob’s Dream at Bethel 10 Jacob left Beer-sheba and went towards Haran.11He came to a certain place and stayed there for the night, because the […]

bible blog 657

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: ALLEGED JESUIT KILLER IN COURT IN BOSTON FOR  1989 ATROCITY Genesis 27:30-45 Esau’s Lost Blessing 30 As soon as Isaac had finished blessing Jacob, when Jacob had scarcely gone out from the presence of his father Isaac, his […]

bible blog 656

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: SYRIAN OPPOSITION RESOLUTE IN FACE OF DEATH  Genesis 27:1-29 Isaac Blesses Jacob 27When Isaac was old and his eyes were dim so that he could not see, he called his elder son Esau and said to him, ‘My […]

bible blog 655

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: WORLD FRESH WATER RESOURCES SHRINKING Genesis 26:12-33 Isaac and Abimelech 12 Isaac sowed seed in that land, and in the same year reaped a hundredfold. The Lord blessed him,13and the man became rich; he prospered more and more […]

bible blog 654

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Wirrarika peoples of Mexico protect their sacred land from Mining Interests Genesis 25:19-34 The Birth and Youth of Esau and Jacob 19 These are the descendants of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham was the father of Isaac,20and Isaac was […]

bible blog 653

This blog provides a meditation on the episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: WIT PUNCTURES THE BALLOON OF ASSAD’S POWER Genesis 24:28-38,49-51 28 Then the girl ran and told her mother’s household about these things.29Rebekah had a brother whose name was Laban; and Laban ran out to the man, to the spring.30As […]