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4th Sunday After Epiphany - Church Back Home - January 29, 2017

The Epistle reading for today is one which I consider to be one of the most abused and mis-used passages in the entire Bible! Does it mean, for instance, that Rosa Parks was supposed to give up her seat on the bus to a white man? 108 more words

Gethsemane

As their torches gutter in a sudden gust,
Judas and Jesus share one long, last, fierce
embrace. Judas shudders despite the warmth.
How long before  121 more words

Poetry

Addressing the Jerusalem Mob

“Brethren and fathers, hear my defense before you now.” 2 And when they heard that he spoke to them in the Hebrew language, they kept all the more silent.

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Addressing the Jerusalem Mob

Then as Paul was about to be led into the barracks, he said to the commander, “May I speak to you?”

He replied, “Can you speak Greek?

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Paul

Addictions are funny

Not in the ha ha kind of way

In the…short quick breath out of your nose accompanied by a small shake of the head way… 60 more words

Barnabas and Saul at Antioch

Now those who were scattered after the persecution that arose over Stephen traveled as far as Phoenicia, Cyprus, and Antioch, preaching the word to no one but the Jews only.

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