Tag Archives: Jesus the Jew

bible blog 1041

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: Palestinians remember the naqba (conquest by Israel) by renovating a destroyed township at Iqrit, North Israel. I’ve placed this excerpt from Hebrews 5 here because today’s reading is incomprehensible without it. (A High Priest must be duly […]

bible blog 689

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with a headline from world news: Jewish children killed in Toulouse  Mark 8:1-10 <!– 8 –> Feeding the Four Thousand 8In those days when there was again a great crowd without anything to eat, he called his disciples and said to them,2‘I have compassion […]