Tag Archives: taking up the cross

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 1172

This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news: Alexei Navalni ALEXEI NAVALNI, OPPONENT OF PUTIN, STILL BARRED FROM POLITICS IN RUSSIA Matthew 10:34-42 New English Translation (NET) Not Peace, but a Sword 34 “Do not think that I have come to bring peace to the earth. […]

bible blog 859

This blog provides a meditation on the Episcopal daily readings along with  a headline from world news: UK plebs not permitted to read Prince Charles’ letters to Government Acts 27:27-44 27 When the fourteenth night had come, as we were drifting across the sea of Adria, about midnight the sailors suspected that they were nearing […]