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Read Through the Bible – Day #56 – Luke Chapter 12

God Knows and Cares Under these circumstances, after so many thousands of people had gathered together that they were stepping on one another, He began saying to His disciples first of all, “Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy. But there is nothing covered up that will not be revealed, and hidden that will not be known. Accordingly, … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #56 – Luke Chapter 12

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Read Through the Bible – Day #47 – Luke Chapter 3

John the Baptist Preaches Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip was tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias was tetrarch of Abilene, in the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #47 – Luke Chapter 3

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Why Jesus Hates Religion: Part 4 – Missing the One Who Sanctifies

“Woe to you, blind guides, who say, ‘Whoever swears by the temple, that is nothing; but whoever swears by the gold of the temple is obligated.’ You fools and blind men! Which is more important, the gold or the temple that sanctified the gold? And, ‘Whoever swears by the altar, that is nothing, but whoever swears by the offering on it, he is obligated.’ You blind men, which is more important, … Continue reading Why Jesus Hates Religion: Part 4 – Missing the One Who Sanctifies

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Read Through the Bible – Day #38 – Mark Chapter 10

Getting up, He went from there to the region of Judea and beyond the Jordan; crowds gathered around Him again, and, according to His custom, He once more began to teach them. Some Pharisees came up to Jesus, testing Him, and began to question Him whether it was lawful for a man to divorce a wife. And He answered and said to them, “What … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #38 – Mark Chapter 10

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Read Through the Bible – Day #3 – Matthew Chapter 3

The Preaching of John the Baptist Now in those days John the Baptist came, preaching in the wilderness of Judea, saying, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” For this is the one referred to by Isaiah the prophet when he said, “The voice of one crying in the wilderness, ‘Make ready the way of the Lord, Make His paths straight!’” Now John himself … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #3 – Matthew Chapter 3