Monthly Archives: July 2012

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This blog provides  a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Taliban oppose polio vaccination, as reprisal for US use of it to trap Bin Laden Psalm 38 A Penitent Sufferer’s Plea for Healing A Psalm of David, for the memorial offering. 1 O Lord, do not rebuke me […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Scottish ministers consider same-sex marriage Psalm 26 Plea for Justice and Declaration of Righteousness Of David. 1 Vindicate me, O Lord,    for I have walked in my integrity,    and I have trusted in the Lord without […]

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 This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Amazon tribe brings ecological warning to the world PSALM 25 8-11 8 Good and upright is the Lord;    therefore he instructs sinners in the way. 9 He leads the humble in what is right,    and teaches […]

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Matthew 24:32-51 <!– 32 –> The Lesson of the Fig Tree 32 ‘From the fig tree learn its lesson: as soon as its branch becomes tender and puts forth its leaves, you know that summer is near.33So also, when you see all these things, you know that he* is near, at the very gates.34Truly I […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Syrian Ambassor defects to opposition;time up for Assad? Matthew 24:1-14 <!– 24 –> The Destruction of the Temple Foretold 24As Jesus came out of the temple and was going away, his disciples came to point out to him […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: American lunatic gets piece of Scotland to play with Matthew 23:27-39 27 ‘Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like whitewashed tombs, which on the outside look beautiful, but inside they are full of the […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Church of England postpones debate on Women Bishops Romans 8:31-39 God’s Love in Christ Jesus 31 What then are we to say about these things? If God is for us, who is against us?32He who did not withhold […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Religious interests attack Melinda Gates for providing contraceptives in poor countries ROMANS 8 26-32 26 Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness; for we do not know how to pray as we ought, but that very Spirit […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Wild weather in UK Romans 8:18-25 Future Glory 18 I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory about to be revealed to us.19For the creation waits with eager longing for […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news The price of associating with humans: addicted orangutan Romans 8:12-17 12 So then, brothers and sisters,* we are debtors, not to the flesh, to live according to the flesh—13for if you live according to the flesh, you will […]