Advent 2C - Luke 3:1-6

Luke 3:1-6 (NIV).   3        In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar—when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, Herod tetrarch of Galilee, his brother Philip tetrarch of Iturea and Traconitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene—during the high-priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the Word of God came to John son of Zechariah in the wilderness. He went into all the country around

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Last Sunday of the Church Year - Revelation 1:4b-8

Revelation 1:4b-8 (NIV) … Grace and peace to you from Him who is, and who was, and who is to come, and from the seven spirits  before His throne, and from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by His blood, and has made us to be a kingdom and priests to serve

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26th Sunday after Pentecost - Mark 13:1-8

Mark 13:1–8 (NIV)  13 As Jesus was leaving the temple, one of His disciples said to Him, “Look, Teacher! What massive stones! What magnificent buildings!” “Do you see all these great buildings?” replied Jesus. “Not one stone here will be left on another; every one will be thrown down.” As Jesus was sitting on the Mount of Olives opposite the temple, Peter, James, John and Andrew asked

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Pentecost 25A - Mark 12:38-44

Mark 12:38-44 (NIV) page 693 in the pew Bible. 38 As He taught, Jesus said, “Watch out for the teachers of the law. They like to walk around in flowing robes and be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, 39 and have the most important seats in the synagogues and the places of honour at banquets. 40 They devour widows’ houses and for a show make lengthy prayers. These men will be punished most

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