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Proper 10B: There's Always Time for Dancing

OLD TESTAMENT: 2 Samuel 6: 1-5, 12b-19

Read the Old Testament Passage

In this passage, David moves the neglected ark to his new capital in order to place God back into the center of communal life. 3,104 more words


Mary Magdalene and the Resurrection

The High Priests of the House of Annas and Herod Antipas won the day. Remember that Antipas had recently made a marriage alliance with Herodias… 1,642 more words


God sent me

Genesis 45:5: And now do not be distressed or angry with yourselves because you sold me here, for God sent me before you to preserve life. 1,137 more words


The Gospel of Mark (A Commentary)

I would like to point out that Mark starts right off with saying that what follows is GOOD NEWS about God’s Son!  The very next thing he tells us is that one of the prophecies given to God’s people by the prophet Isaiah has been fulfilled through John The Baptist.  898 more words


Luke's Legacy

We begin this week reading the Gospel of Luke. Luke is known as the companion of Paul on most of His missionary journeys. The capacity with which Luke traveled with Paul is often one of conjecture. 716 more words

15 In '15

King of the Jews

All the gospels begin the adult life of Jesus when he was “about 30 years of age.” If Jesus had been born ca 4 B.C., he would have been about 30 in 26 A.D. 1,664 more words


New flooring leads to discovery of ancient bath in Jerusalem village

From Channel NewsAsia, July 2015

JERUSALEM: A Jerusalem family has found a 2,000-year-old Jewish ritual bath under their house while renovating the living room floor, Israel’s Antiquities Authority said on Wednesday. 109 more words