Category: Scripture
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Mark 10.13-16 and John 3.5-7 – Faith in an age of skepticism
Posted: 11 January 2011 in John, Mark

And they brought young children to him, that he should touch them: and his disciples rebuked those that brought them. But when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said unto them, Suffer the little children to come unto me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God. Verily I […]

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Hosea 4.1-7 – God and politics
Posted: 10 January 2011 in Hosea

“Set the trumpet to thy mouth. He shall come as an eagle against the house of the LORD, because they have transgressed my covenant, and trespassed against my law. Israel shall cry unto me, My God, we know thee. Israel hath cast off the thing that is good: the enemy shall pursue him. They have […]

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1 John 5.18-19 and John 4.21 – The need for humility
Posted: 8 January 2011 in 1 John, John

Little children, it is the last time: and as ye have heard that antichrist shall come, even now are there many antichrists; whereby we know that it is the last time. They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued […]

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Salvation is of the Jews
Posted: 7 January 2011 in John, Mark, Romans

Ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship: for salvation is of the Jews. (John 4.22) And if some of the branches be broken off, and thou, being a wild olive tree, wert grafted in….. Boast not against the branches. But if thou boast, thou bearest not the root, but the root […]

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Exodus 7.1-3, Matthew 26.24
The God who exists, and the god we would like to exist.
Posted: 6 January 2011 in Exodus, Matthew

And the LORD said unto Moses, See, I have made thee a god to Pharaoh: and Aaron thy brother shall be thy prophet. Thou shalt speak all that I command thee: and Aaron thy brother shall speak unto Pharaoh, that he send the children of Israel out of his land. And I will harden Pharaoh’s […]

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