Monthly Archives: November 2013

bible blog 1197

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: MICHELLE BACHELET ON THE WAY TO CHILEAN PRESIDENCY Matthew 17:1-13 New English Translation (NET) The Transfiguration 17 Six days later Jesus took with him Peter, James, and John the brother of James, and led them privately up a […]

bible blog 1196

Apologies to those who follow this blog daily: I had a bad reaction to my flu injection and am only just returning to normality.   This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: PSYCHOTIC NIGERIAN PRISONER  WITH  “END OF LIFE” PLAN BY UK   Matthew […]

bible blog 1195

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: Save the Children,Philippines: the need so great the resources so small Matthew 15:29-39 New English Translation (NET) Healing Many Others 29 When he left there, Jesus went along the Sea of Galilee. Then he went up a mountain, […]

bible blog 1194

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news. GIVE TODAY FOR THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES   Matthew 15:21-28 New English Translation (NET) A Canaanite Woman’s Faith 21 After going out from there, Jesus went to the region of Tyre and Sidon. 22 A Canaanite woman from […]

bible blog 1193

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: DESPERATE NEED IN PHILIPPINES SEE MY NEW BLOG: I MIGHT BE WRONG EMMOCK2.COM Matthew 15:1-20 New English Translation (NET) 15 Then Pharisees and experts in the law came from Jerusalem to Jesus and said, 2 “Why do your disciples […]

bible blog 1192

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: Many feared dead in Philippines Typhoon Matthew 14:22-36 New English Translation (NET) Walking on Water 22 Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go ahead of him to the other side, while he dispersed the […]

bible blog 1190

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news. See also MY NEW BLOG,  emmock2.com, “I MIGHT BE WRONG”, which invites theological debate. ARAFAT MAY HAVE BEEN POISONED, TESTS SHOW Matthew 14:1-12 New English Translation (NET) The Death of John the Baptist 14 At that time Herod […]

bible blog 1189

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news HOPE FOR PEACE IN CONGO  Matthew 13:53-58 New English Translation (NET) Rejection at Nazareth 53 Now when Jesus finished these parables, he moved on from there. 54 Then he came to his hometown and began to teach the people […]

bible blog 1188

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: ” I am the legitimate ruler,” Morsi tells his judges.  Matthew 13:44-52 New English Translation (NET) Parables on the Kingdom of Heaven 44 “The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure, hidden in a field, that a person […]

bible blog 1187

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: FORMER HERO OF JUSTICE, DANIEL ORTEGA, TRIES TO SUBVERT NICARAGUAN CONSTITUTION  Matthew 13: 24-30 The Parable of the Weeds 24 He presented them with another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a person who sowed good seed […]