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Bible 1 Yr – Day 309 – Rejecting the Lord

Today we read the curious reaction of the Pharisees to the man that was born blind and healed by Jesus. Not content with their preliminary investigation in which they question his parents and confirm that he blind from birth the … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 293 – The Lamb of God

Two interesting things in today reading. First, we see Jesus coming to the area where John the Baptist is preaching. Twice, John the Baptist says this, The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him, and said, “Behold, the Lamb … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 291 – Hey Jude

Today we read the short letter of Jude. It is believed to be written by the brother of James as identified in Matthew and Mark and he identifies himself as such. Earliest dates put the writing of the letter as … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 290 – Sound Doctrine

In today’s reading Paul again exhorts Timothy, and by extension us, to remain faithful to sound doctrine. I charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 289 – All Scripture is Inspired…

Today we are in Chapter 3 of Second Timothy. Paul continues his urging that Timothy to be faithful in his stewardship of the Church. Here we read one of the famous, oft quoted passages, that “All Scripture is breathed out … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 288 – Pass it on

Simple stuff today. But often the most simple is the most profound. … and what you have heard from me before many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also. So Paul instructs Timothy to … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 287 – The 2nd Letter to Timothy

Today we begin Paul’s 2nd letter to Timothy. It has been a few years since Paul assigned Timothy to Ephesus. Paul has been imprisoned in Rome for a second time. Only this time, his conditions are not as favorable. Whereas … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 275 – The Groundwork for Hebrews

The 2nd Chapter of Hebrews lays out some of the foundations for the books internal arguments. There are things to be learned if you look at the verses carefully. The first verse starts by indicating that since Jesus is greater … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 274 – The Book of Hebrews

Today we start the book of Hebrews, perhaps the most difficult book of the New Testament to understand. We can be reasonably sure the book was written before A.D. 70 because it speaks in detail of the temple sacrifices yet … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 271 – Divinization – No Private Interpretation of Scripture

Today we start the Second Letter of Peter. If you read it carefully, it is one of the most thought provoking of all the books. Peter starts out with this bombshell: 3 His divine power has granted to us all … Continue reading

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