Monthly Archives: April 2020

Matthew 15: 21-28 Woman Great is Your Faith

Matthew 15: 21-28 Parallel Mark 7: 24-30 21 Jesus left that place and went away to the district of Tyre and Sidon. 22 Just then a Canaanite woman from that region came out and started shouting, “Have mercy on me, … Continue reading

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Matthew 15: 1-20 Piety and Righteousness Revisited

Matthew 15: 1-20 Parallel Mark 7: 1-23; Luke 11: 37-41; 6: 39 Then Pharisees and scribes came to Jesus from Jerusalem and said, 2 “Why do your disciples break the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their … Continue reading

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Matthew 14: 34-36 To Know Christ is to Know His Benefits

Matthew 14: 34-36 Parallels Mark 6: 53-56 34 When they had crossed over, they came to land at Gennesaret. 35 After the people of that place recognized him, they sent word throughout the region and brought all who were sick … Continue reading

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Fortune

Fortune Ascend all you augurs and astrologers in agony but not antipathy Beings banished at the behest of barons and bureaucrats beyond Chance the chanting of your cadence clear into crystalline caves Divining the design of destiny; you dabble and … Continue reading

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Matthew 14: 22-33 Little Faith One

Matthew 14: 22-33 Parallels Mark 6: 45-52; John 6: 16-21 22 Immediately he made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead to the other side, while he dismissed the crowds. 23 And after he had dismissed the … Continue reading

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