Monthly Archives: December 2012

bible blog 916

I may be deceiving myself but I find that the Christian Scriptures provide me with wisdom for each day. For this blog I use the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news. PAKISTANIS PROTEST AGAINST SECTARIAN MURDER OF HEALTH WORKERS ISAIAH 10Ah, you who make iniquitous decrees,    who write oppressive statutes, […]

bible 915

The ancient chinese used the I Ching, a book of wisdom to find truth for every day. Can the Christian bible provide daily wisdom? This bog follows the daily readings of the Episcopal Church. DAILY HEADLINE: UBS BANK: SMALL FINE FOR BIG CHEATS Isaiah 9:8-17 Judgement on Arrogance and Oppression8 The Lord sent a word […]

bible blog 914

Can a Christian believer make sense of its holy book day by day? This blog tries to do so, with a headline from worldnews as a reality check. It gladly makes use of the Episcopal daily readings. DAILY HEADLINE: MAYAN APOCALYPSE SURVIVAL PODS ON SALE IN HEBEI PROVINCE, CHINA  Isaiah 9:1-7 The Righteous Reign of […]

bible blog 913

Is it possible to get something useful from the Christian bible every day? This blog tries to find out by using the Episcopal daily readings, while representing the day’s news with a headline. DAILY HEADLINE: MASSACRE OF INNOCENTS BY OLD LANDMINE IN EAST PAKISTAN Isaiah 8:16-9:1 Disciples of Isaiah 16 Bind up the testimony, seal the teaching […]

bible blog 912

I don’t usually blog on a Sunday because I’m rushing out to preach but somehow I’ve got more time today. Greeting to all who are worshipping in churches round the world today, and to others who like to reflect on the Bible. This blog uses the Episopal daily lectionary along with a headline from world […]

bible blog 911

Is there contemporary truth in the ancient documents Christians call Bible? This blog follows the daily readings of the Episcopal Church to find if they can speak to a world represented by a daily headline. Daily Headline: Massacre of Children in Connecticut ISAIAH 8: 11-15 11 For the Lord spoke thus to me while his […]

bible blog 910

“A strange mixture  of pious study and blasphemous rant, based on the Episcopal daily scripture. Read with care!” The Theologian Online 2012 Daily Headline: North Koreans see rocket as salvation Isaiah 7:10-25 Isaiah Gives Ahaz the Sign of Immanuel 10 Again the Lord spoke to Ahaz, saying,11Ask a sign of the Lord your God; let […]

bible blog 909

“A strange mixture  of pious study and blasphemous rant, based on the Episcopal daily scripture. Read with care!” The Theologian Online 2012 The daily headline: Pope’s First Tweet Isaiah 7:1-9 Isaiah Reassures King Ahaz 7In the days of Ahaz son of Jotham son of Uzziah, king of Judah, King Rezin of Aram and King Pekah son of Remaliah […]

Bible Blog 907

“A strange mixture  of pious study and blasphemous rant, based on the Episcopal daily scripture. Read with care!” The Theologian Online 2012 Daily Headline: Chavez undergoes fourth cancer operation Luke 21:29-38 The Lesson of the Fig Tree 29 Then he told them a parable: ‘Look at the fig tree and all the trees;30as soon as […]

bible blog 907

“A strange mixture  of pious study and blasphemous rant, based on the Episcopal daily scripture. Read with care!” The Theologian Online 2012 The daily Headline: Mugabe a “fine gentleman” says wife 1 Thessalonians 5:12-28 Final Exhortations, Greetings, and Benediction 12 But we appeal to you, brothers and sisters,* to respect those who labour among you, […]