Tag Archives: Mary

Bible 1 Yr – Day 344 – The Woman Clothed in the Sun

And a great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars.  She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pains and the … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 323 – The Crucifixion

Today we read John’s account of the Crucifixion. Again, when reading John it is important to remember that his Gospel is written last and he has the added benefit of years and is writing, in part, to preserve certain specific … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 294 – The Wedding Feast of Cana

Today we read one of the most famous scenes of the New Testament. It is story of Jesus at a wedding with his disciples. It is the occasion of his first public known miracle. From the outset the words John … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 217 – The Birth of the Lord

Merry Christmas (in August)! Today we read Luke’s account of the birth of Jesus. Not surprisingly, there is a lot of important stuff. The chapter begins: 1 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 215 – The Annunciation

Today we read about the annunciation of the birth of Jesus to his mother the Blessed Virgin Mary. There is SO MUCH in these verses that it is hard to get it all into one post. It also requires that … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 214 – The Gospel of Luke and the Birth of John the Baptist

Today we start the Gospel of Luke. I love Luke because of the historical nature of this work. He states from the outset that he has approached this as a historical investigation and has made efforts to confirm the things … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 153 – The Queen Mother

Very cool and interesting reading in the Old Testament with King Solomon today in chapter 2 of the book of Kings. Solomon has just been anointed king and he is establishing his rule. We see this event transpire: 13 Then … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 124 – Ruth, Apostles and Mothers

Old Testament Today we begin the book of Ruth. The book is notable because it tells the story of Ruth who will be the great-grandmother to King David (and therefore an ancestor of Jesus). What is particularly important is that … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 45- Psalm 45

Psalm 45 is a Messianic Psalm with references to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Here it is with annotations: To the choirmaster: according to Lilies. A Maskil of the Sons of Korah; a love song. 1 My heart overflows with a … Continue reading

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