Monthly Archives: May 2014

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Ezekiel 7:10-27 New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised (NRSVA) 10 See, the day! See, it comes!     Your doom[a] has gone out. The rod has blossomed, pride has budded. 11     Violence has grown into a rod of wickedness. None of them shall remain,     not their abundance, not their wealth;     no pre-eminence among them.[b] 12 The time has come, the day […]

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This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news BOYS AND TOYS IN RED SQUARE PARADE Ezekiel 3:4-27 New English Translation (NET) 4 He said to me, “Son of man, go to the house of Israel and speak my words to them. 5 For you are not being […]

bible blog 1331

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: MUSLIM GIRLS ROUND THE WORLD CONDEMN BOKO HARAM KIDNAPPING  Ezekiel 2:2-3:3 New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised (NRSVA) 2 And when he spoke to me, a spirit entered into me and set me on my feet; and I heard […]

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This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: JEWISH PILGRIMAGE TO LIBYAN SYNAGOGUE CAUSES CRISIS FOR GOVERNMENT  Ezekiel 1-2:2 New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised (NRSVA) The Vision of the Chariot 1 In the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, […]

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This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from  world news: VATICAN TRIES TO ESCAPE U.N. SCRUTINY ON CHILD ABUSE   Luke 11:1-13 New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised (NRSVA) The Lord’s Prayer 11 He was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said […]

bible blog 1328

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: UKIP PLAYS TO ENGLISH RACISM  Luke 9:18-27 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) Jesus asks a question and receives Peter’s momentous answer 18 Then came this incident. While Jesus was praying by himself, having only the disciples near him, […]

bible blog 1327

This blog offers a meditation on the Comon Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: GERRY ADAMS ACCUSED OF ORDERING MURDER OF WOMAN WHO HELPED WOUNDED U.K. SOLDIER   Luke 8:40-56 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) 40 On Jesus’ return, the crowd welcomed him back, for they had all been looking for him. […]

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This blog offers a  meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: BERLUSCONI TO ASSIST ALTZHEIMER SUFFERERS   Luke 8:16-25 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) Truth is not a secret to be hidden but a gift to be used 16-17 “Nobody lights a lamp and covers it with a basin or […]