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Day 102 – 1 Thessalonians 2 – Baking a Cake

Today we read the second chapter of Paul’s letter to the Thessalonians. Again the text contains tantalizing clues that Paul will develop later in his longer more theological letters. But let’s see what we can glean now… First, notice how … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 60 – Psalm 62 and Peter before the Sanhedrin

Psalms If anyone has any doubt about how salvation works then they just need to look to Psalm 62, which sums it up perfectly and succinctly: Once God has spoken; twice have I heard this: that power belongs to God, … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 59 – Unclean and Peter’s Second Sermon

Old Testament Today we read some of the rules to determine “uncleanliness”. This is tough reading, describing in detail how to determine when a woman can reenter the community after childbirth and when a leper has to be exiled from … Continue reading

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Day 40 – The Parable of the Marriage Feast

Today, we read Matthew 22 and the Parable of the Marriage Feast. My bible has great footnotes so rather than try to reinvent the wheel I repeat it in substance (with some clarifying additions) below: 22:1-14 The parable of the … Continue reading

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