“Then the devil took Him up into the holy city, set Him on the pinnacle of the temple, and said to Him, ‘If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down. 293 more words
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By the Rev. Darren Miner
Today we heard three readings from the Bible that share a common context, and that context is public dispute.
The story from Exodus deals with a dispute between Moses and the people he’s leading through the wilderness. 1,416 more words
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Let us then rise at length, since the Scripture arouseth us, saying: “It is now the hour for us to rise from sleep” (Rom. 13:11); and having opened our eyes to the deifying light, let us hear with awestruck ears what the divine voice, crying out daily, doth admonish us, saying: “Today, if you shall hear his voice, harden not your hearts” (Ps.