Monthly Archives: March 2012

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Jewish children killed in Toulouse  Mark 8:1-10 <!– 8 –> Feeding the Four Thousand 8In those days when there was again a great crowd without anything to eat, he called his disciples and said to them,2‘I have compassion […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Cuba detains women in white protesters before Pope’s visit MARK 7:24-37 New American Standard Bible (NASB) The Syrophoenician Woman 24 Jesus got up and went away from there to the region of Tyre[a]. And when He had entered […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY TO RESIGN  Genesis 47:27-31 The Last Days of Jacob 27 Thus Israel settled in the land of Egypt, in the region of Goshen; and they gained possessions in it, and were fruitful and multiplied exceedingly.28Jacob […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: PRIEST WHO REFUSED COMMUNUION TO LESBIAN SAYS HE FOLLOWED  CATHOLIC PRACTICE    GENESIS 47: 7-26 Then Joseph brought in his father Jacob, and presented him before Pharaoh, and Jacob blessed Pharaoh.8Pharaoh said to Jacob, ‘How many are the years […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Syrian tyrant enjoys “gilded life style” Genesis 46:1-7, 28-34 Jacob Brings His Whole Family to Egypt 46When Israel set out on his journey with all that he had and came to Beer-sheba, he offered sacrifices to the God […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Thomas Lubanga convicted for use of child soldiers in DR Congo Genesis 45:16-28 16 When the report was heard in Pharaoh’s house, ‘Joseph’s brothers have come’, Pharaoh and his servants were pleased.17Pharaoh said to Joseph, ‘Say to your […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Imam mudered in Andelecht Mosque Fire 45:1-15 Joseph Reveals Himself to His Brothers 45Then Joseph could no longer control himself before all those who stood by him, and he cried out, ‘Send everyone away from me.’ So no one […]

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Genesis 44:18-34 US Soldier murders Afghan civilians and burns bodies Judah Pleads for Benjamin’s Release 18 Then Judah stepped up to him and said, ‘O my lord, let your servant please speak a word in my lord’s ears, and do not be angry with your servant; for you are like Pharaoh himself.19My lord asked his […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: KONY VIDEO SHOWS TRAUMA OF VIOLENCE 16 When Joseph saw Benjamin with them, he said to the steward of his house, ‘Bring the men into the house, and slaughter an animal and make ready, for the men are to […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with an a headline from world news: botched british rescue angers Italians Genesis 43:1-15 The Brothers Come Again, Bringing Benjamin 43Now the famine was severe in the land.2And when they had eaten up the grain that they had brought from Egypt, their father said […]