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1 Samuel 27-29; Luke 17:1-19

Pay attention to yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him, and if he sins against you seven times in the day, and turns to you seven times, saying, ‘I repent,’ you must forgive him…

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Matthew 10:1-4; Mark 6:6-7; Luke 9:1-2 -- A tare in the wheatfield

As I look at this passage, for some reason, Judas sticks out to me.  Jesus called his 12 disciples to go out and minister to the people of Israel.   384 more words

Gospels

Sepulcrum

9 And they made his grave with the wicked
and with a rich man in his death,
although he had done no violence,
and there was no deceit in his mouth. 237 more words

Theology

Kenga New Testament Dedication November 2012

About 2000 people came together on Nov. 28th in the town of Bitkine to celebrate the arrival of the New Testament in the Kenga language.  Under a huge Neem tree we listened to speeches by different authorities, and our translation team received applause for a job well done.  214 more words

On Good Friday

A good number of onto-theologians on the left (perhaps like Altizer), like to proclaim the death of the God on the Friday and Saturday before Easter. 137 more words

New Testament

Good Friday and the Gift of Salvation

On this Good Friday, more than two thousand years after the crucifixion of Christ, I find myself pondering the events that took place more than two millennia ago and am filled with wonder and awe at the magnitude and profundity of the mystery we humans are wrapped up in. 517 more words

1st Corinthians 12:12-21

bodies are one but have multiple parts
just like the Body of Christ Paul imparts
for in one Spirit we’re baptized and fuse
whether a Greek or a slave or a Jew… 66 more words