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Matthew 11: 16-30 The Wisdom of Christ in a Foolish Generation

Matthew 11: 16-30 Parallel Luke 7: 31-35; 10: 12-15, 21-22 Highlighted words will have comments on translation 16 “But to what will I compare this generation? It is like children sitting in the marketplaces and calling to one another, 17 … Continue reading

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Matthew 7: 13-29 Choosing the Way of Christ

Matthew 7:13-29 Parallel Luke 13: 23-24, Luke 6: 43-46, 13: 25-27, Luke 6: 47-49, Mark 1: 21-22 13 “Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the road is easy that leads to destruction, and there are … Continue reading

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Matthew 7: 1-6 Nonjudgmental Righteousness

Matthew 7: 1-6 Parallels Mark 4: 24-25; Luke 6: 37-42 1 “Do not judge, so that you may not be judged. 2 For with the judgment you make you will be judged, and the measure you give will be the … Continue reading

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Psalm 37 A Song of a Wise Life

Psalm 37 <Of David.> 1 א  Do not fret because of the wicked; do not be envious of wrongdoers,  2 for they will soon fade like the grass, and wither like the green herb.  3 ב Trust in the LORD, … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 12-The End of Wisdom

Ecclesiastes 12: 1-8: The End of Things 1 Remember your creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come, and the years draw near when you will say, “I have no pleasure in them”; 2 before … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 10: Wisdom, Life and the King

 Ecclesiastes 10 1 Dead flies make the perfumer’s ointment give off a foul odor; so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor.  2 The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of a fool to the … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 8 Wisdom in an Unjust World

Ecclesiastes 8 1 Who is like the wise man? And who knows the interpretation of a thing? Wisdom makes one’s face shine, and the hardness of one’s countenance is changed.  2 Keep the king’s command because of your sacred oath. … Continue reading

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