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Bible 1 Yr – Day 163 – Factions Among You

Today, Paul addresses additional problems in the Corinthian community. One of them is disunity that had grown up at services. It seems that services have become sort of a dinner party. Some people are treating it more like a social … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 136 – Using Jesus’ Name

Today our Lord teaches us an important lesson on tolerance. The Apostles have seen someone casting out demons using Jesus’ name and tried to stop them but Jesus preaches tolerance. John said to him, “Teacher, we saw someone casting out … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 105 – Over us in the Lord

Today Paul tells us: 12* But we beseech you, brethren, to respect those who labor among you and are over you in the Lord and admonish you, 13* and to esteem them very highly in love because of their work. … Continue reading

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Day 69 – The Conversion of Saul and the Infinite Merit of Suffering

Saul’s conversion on the road to Damascus is one of the most famous stories of the New Testament. Let’s look closely at some of the details… First, we must go back to Acts 5, where we read, But Peter and … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 62 – Ananias and Sapphira and the Shadow of Peter

Today’s story of the punishment of Ananias and Sapphira is a tough read. The two sell their property to donate the proceeds to the Church but hold some back for themselves. The first impression the story leaves you with is … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 49 – Daily OT Sacrifices and the Anointing of Jesus

Old Testament OK, so today’s OT reading is a little mundane and a little hard to get through. It’s a lot of instructions on how to concrete Aaron and his sons to the Jewish priesthood and set up the tent … Continue reading

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