Archive for July 22, 2012
In Matthew 21:45, when the chief priests and Pharisees heard His parables, they perceived that Jesus was speaking of them.
A light went off in the minds of the chief priest and Pharisees. They realized they were cornered into a position that they could not deny who Jesus was. I don’t know why people try to outsmart God. I remember a TV show where an atheist doctor kept a scoreboard of him versus God when he figured out the treatment of a complicated illness. However, that doctor was lonely; he was addicted to prescription drugs, extremely rude, and that was on More >
read the bible in a year: day 101 Acts 2:14-47
14 But Peter, getting up, with the eleven, said in a loud voice, O men of Judaea, and all you who are living in Jerusalem, take note of this and give ear to my words. 15 For these men are not overcome with wine, as it seems to you, for it is only the third hour of the day; 16 But this is the thing which was said by the prophet Joel; 17 And it will come about, in the last days, says God, that I will send out my Spirit on all flesh; and your More >
Christ Jesus is joined unto his people in marriage-union. In love he espoused his Church as a chaste virgin, long before she fell under the yoke of bondage. Full of burning affection he toiled, like Jacob for Rachel, until the whole of her purchase-money had been paid, and now, having sought her by his Spirit, and brought her to know and love him, he awaits the glorious hour when their mutual bliss shall be consummated at the marriage-supper of the Lamb. Not yet hath the glorious Bridegroom presented his betrothed, perfected and complete, before the Majesty of heaven; not yet More >