Monthly Archives: September 2014

bible blog 1422

These readings are from the Catholic Lectionary for Daily Mass. The headline is chosen to remind me of the world in which I’m blogging. REFUGEE ORPHAN LOOKS AFTER SMALLER CHILD First reading 1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13 Be ambitious for the higher gifts. And I am going to show you a way that is better than any […]

bible blog 1421

These are readings from the Roman Catholic Lectionary for daily Mass. I use a headline from world news to remind me what of the world in which I’m writing. The meditation is meant to arouse comment. DEFORESTATION IN PERU PUTS LIVES AT RISK   First reading 1 Corinthians 12:12-14,27-31 Just as a human body, though […]

BIBLE BLOG 1420

Today this blog begins a new look at the Lectionary of the Roman Catholic Church. I am not a Roman Catholic but have found this Lectionary to be helpful and challenging. Normally I will use The Gospel for the day along with one ather reading. Readers who want the full text of the readings should […]

bible blog 1419

This blog offers ameditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: IAN PAISLEY -MAN WHO INHERITED A TRADITION AND WENT BEYOND IT  JOB CHAPTER 42 No One Can Oppose You 42 Job said: 2 No one can oppose you, because you have the power     to do what you want. 3 You asked […]

bible blog 1418

This bog offers a meditation on the Comon Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from  world news: 43 ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE OFFICERS REFUSE IN CONSCIENCE TO SERVE IN PALESTINE   JOB 40 40 I am the Lord All-Powerful, 2 but you have argued     that I am wrong. Now you must answer me. 3 Job said to the Lord: […]

1417

Job 38: 19-41 CEV – Where is the home of light, and where – Bible Gateway// // // ASTRONOMERS SAY OUR GALAXY IS PART OF A SUPERCLUSTER  Job 38:19-41Contemporary English Version (CEV) (God speaks to Job) 19 Where is the home of light, and where does darkness live? 20     Can you lead them home? 21 I’m certain you […]

bible blog 1416

Job 38 CEV – The LORD SpeaksFrom Out of a Storm – Bible Gateway NOTE TO READERS FOLLOWING THE LECTIONARY: I have decided to skip to Saurday’s reading and those that follow, leaving out most of chapters 34-37 of Job which simply repeat what’s already been said. FACE TO FACE WITH SATURN’S NORTH POLE   […]

bible blog 1415

Job 29 CEV – Job ContinuesI Long for the Past – Job – Bible Gateway This blog offers a meditation on  the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: HAWKING SAYS MESSSING WITH HIGGS BOSON COULD DESTROY UNIVERSE  29 Job said: 2 I long for the past,    when God took care of me,3 and the […]

bible blog 1414

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: SCOTLAND HEADING FOR INDEPENDENCE SAYS POLL   JOB 34 Elishu said, When God does nothing,can any person or nation    find fault with him?30 But still, he punishes rulers    who abuse their people.[a] 31 Job, you should tell Godthat you are guilty    and […]

bible blog 1413

Job 23 CEV  This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: LAUNDRY LOVE CALIFORNIA CARES FOR THE POOR    23 Job said: 2 Today I complain bitterly,because God has been cruel    and made me suffer.3 If I knew where to find God,I would go there4     and argue my case.5 Then I […]