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Read Through the Bible – Day #101 – Acts Chapter 12

Peter’s Arrest and Deliverance Now about that time Herod the king laid hands on some who belonged to the church in order to mistreat them. And he had James the brother of John put to death with a sword. When he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter also. Now it was during the days of Unleavened Bread. When he … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #101 – Acts Chapter 12

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Read Through the Bible – Day #85 – John Chapter 17

The High Priestly Prayer Jesus spoke these things; and lifting up His eyes to heaven, He said, “Father, the hour has come; glorify Your Son, that the Son may glorify You, even as You gave Him authority over all flesh, that to all whom You have given Him, He may give eternal life. This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #85 – John Chapter 17

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Read Through the Bible – Day #70 – John Chapter 2

Miracle at Cana On the third day there was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there; and both Jesus and His disciples were invited to the wedding. When the wine ran out, the mother of Jesus said to Him, “They have no wine.” And Jesus said to her, “Woman, what does that have to do with us? My hour … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #70 – John Chapter 2

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Read Through the Bible – Day #46 – Luke Chapter 2

Jesus’ Birth in Bethlehem Now in those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus, that a census be taken of all the inhabited earth. This was the first census taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. And everyone was on his way to register for the census, each to his own city. Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the city of … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #46 – Luke Chapter 2

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We Are the New Temple

God's glory once dwelt in the temple of Solomon. And in the temple of lesser glory that was rebuilt before Christ visited the earth. But when Christ died, the temple veil was torn in two, and God no longer accepted sacrifices in the temple. And here's something fascinating: There's a rabbinic tradition preserved in the … Continue reading We Are the New Temple