Monthly Archives: March 2016

bible blog 1900

LUKE 11 14 He was expelling a demon that was mute. When the demon had gone out, the man who had been mute spoke; and the people were astounded. 15 But some of them said, “It is by Ba‘al-Zibbul” — the ruler of the demons — “that he expels the demons.” 16 And others, trying to trap him, […]

Bible blog 1899

LUKE 24 24 but the next day, while it was still very early, they took the spices they had prepared, went to the tomb, 2 and found the stone rolled away from the tomb! 3 On entering, they discovered that the body of the Lord Yeshua was gone! 4 They were standing there, not knowing […]

Bible blog 1898

LUKE 23 With that, the whole Sanhedrin got up and brought Yeshua before Pilate, 2 where they started accusing him. “We found this man subverting our nation, forbidding us to pay taxes to the Emperor and claiming that he himself is the Messiah — a king!” 3 Pilate asked him, “Are you the king of […]

Bible blog 1897

  Luke 22J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) 22 1-2 Now as the feast of unleavened bread, called the Passover, was approaching, fear of the people made the chief priests and scribes try desperately to find a way of getting rid of Jesus. 3-6 Then the Enemy entered the mind of Judas Iscariot, who was one […]

bible blog 1896

LUKE 21 5 As some people were remarking about the Temple, how beautiful its stonework and memorial decorations were, he said, 6 “The time is coming when what you see here will be totally destroyed — not a single stone will be left standing!” 7 They asked him, “Rabbi, if this is so, when will […]

Bible blog 1895

This week I’m picking passages from Luke’s account of Jesus’ final days. LUKE 20 The Torah-teachers and the head priests would have seized him at that very moment, because they knew that he had aimed this parable at them, but they were afraid of the people. 20 So they kept a close watch on the […]

Bible blog 1894

Today, the Monday of Holy Week, the blog jumps to Luke’s narrative of Jesus arrest and death, beginning with the entry into Jerusalem LUKE. 19 After saying this, Yeshua went on and began the ascent to Yerushalayim. 29 As he approached Beit-Pagei and Beit-Anyah, by the Mount of Olives, he sent two disciples 30 instructing […]

Bible blog 1893

LUKE 11 One time Yeshua was in a certain place praying. As he finished, one of the disciples said to him, “Sir, teach us to pray, just as Yochanan taught his disciples.” 2 He said to them, “When you pray, say: ‘Father, May your name be kept holy. May your Kingdom come. 3 Give us […]

Bible blog 1892

LUKE 10 On their way Yeshua and his disciples came to a village where a woman named Marta welcomed him into her home. 39 She had a sister called Miryam who also sat at the Lord’s feet and heard what he had to say. 40 But Marta was busy with all the work to be […]

Bible blog 1891

LUKE 10 25 An expert in Torah stood up to try and trap him by asking, “Rabbi, what should I do to obtain eternal life?” 26 But Yeshua said to him, “What is written in the Torah? How do you read it?” 27 He answered, “You are to love The Lord your God with all […]