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"A Generation That did not make Ready its Heart"

“For he established a testimony in Jacob, and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our ancestors to teach to their children, so that the next generation might know— children yet to be born— that they might rise up and tell their children, that they might set their confidence in God, and not forget the deeds of God, but keep his commandments, and not be like their ancestors, a stubborn and rebellious generation, a generation that did not make ready its heart, whose spirit was not faithful to God.” (Psalm 78:5–8, LEB) 218 more words

Devotional

Humility Before God

Above:   The Age of Innocence, by Joshua Reynolds

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The Collect:

O God, rich in mercy, you look with compassion on this troubled world. 342 more words

Season After Pentecost

Devotion for Friday and Saturday Before Proper 21, Year C (ELCA Daily Lectionary)

Above:   The Age of Innocence, by Joshua Reynolds

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Humility Before God

SEPTEMBER 23 and 24, 2016

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The Collect:

O God, rich in mercy, you look with compassion on this troubled world. 337 more words

2016

FAITH AND WORKS

I remember a controversy years ago sparked by the notion that the apostle Paul and James, who wrote the Book of James, disagreed on the issue of faith and works.  517 more words

The Law, The Prophets, and The Psalms

The order of the books in the Old Testament varies in some translations and versions. Most of the English versions maintain the same order.  Most Seminaries and Theology schools teach the five major divisions of the Old Testament as follows: 374 more words

Bible Stuff

Serve God By Serving People

Then Jesus began to warn the crowds & his students about the many dangers of stubborn religion (172).

“The teachers of the law and the Pharisees are the authorized interpreters of Moses’ law, so you must obey what they tell you to do.  233 more words

I hate to be a stickler

..and I’m no apologist for the evils of Islam for sure. However, it cannot escape any Law loving follower of YHWH that this chart is partially inaccurate. 733 more words