Monthly Archives: April 2013

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This blog provides a meditation on the daily readings of the reformed Churches, along with a headline from world news China commits billions in Aid to Africa  -with what expectation? Luke 8:1-15 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) 8 1-3 Not long after this incident, Jesus went through every town and village preaching and telling the […]

bible blog 1027

This blog provides a meditation on the reformed Church daily readings along with a headline from world news: Sectarian ( Sunni/ Shi’ite ) killings add to Syrian slaughter Luke 7:36-50 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) 36-39 Then one of the Pharisees asked Jesus to a meal with him. When Jesus came into the house, he took […]

bible blog 1026

Today’s blog provides a meditation on the Reformed Church daily reading along with a headline fro world news: BANGLADESH GARMENT WORKERS DENOUNCE CONDITIONS  Luke 7:18-35 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) Jesus sends John a personal message 18-19 John’s disciples reported all these happenings to him. Then he summoned two of them and sent them to […]

bible blog 1025

This blog provides a meditation on the daily readings of the reformed Churches along with a headline from world news: Nepalese man takes bath in holy water he believes will cure desease Luke 7:1-17 King James Version (KJV) 7 Now when he had ended all his sayings in the audience of the people, he entered […]

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This blog provides a meditation on the Reformed Church daily readings along with a headline from world news: Spanish unemployment tops 6m Luke 6:39-49 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) 39-40 Then he gave them an illustration—“Can one blind man be guide to another blind man? Surely they will both fall into the ditch together. A […]

bible blog 1023

This blog provides a meditation on the Reformed Church daily readings along with a headline from world news: GERMANY TRIES ONE OF THE LAST AUSCHWITZ GUARDS Luke 6:27-38J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) 27-28 “But I say to all of you who will listen to me: love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, […]

bible blog 1022

This blog provides a meditation on the Reformed Church daily readings aong with a headline from world news INCREASING NUMBERS OF SYRIAN REFUGEES IN JORDAN  Luke 6:12-26 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) After a night of prayer Jesus selects the twelve 12-16 It was in those days that he went up the hill-side to pray, […]

bible blog 1021

This blog provides a meditation on the Reformed Churches daily readings along with a headline from world news: Devastating earthquake in Sichuan Luke 6:1-11 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) Jesus speaks of the Sabbath— 6 1-2 One Sabbath day, as Jesus happened to be passing through the cornfields, his disciples began picking the ears of […]

bible blog 1020

Today’s blog follows the daily readings of the Reformed Churches, along with a headline from world news: BURMESE MONK DISGRACES BUDDHA BY PREACHING RACE HATE Luke 5:27-39 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) Jesus calls Levi to be his disciple 27 Later on, Jesus went out and looked straight at a tax-collector called Levi, as he […]

bible blog 1019

This blog provides a meditation on the daily reading of the Reformed Churches, along with an item from world news. Margaret Thatcher is given full military honours Luke 5:1-11 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) Simon, James and John become Jesus’ followers 5 1-3 One day the people were crowding closely round Jesus to hear God’s […]