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THE GOSPEL OF MARK – THAT THEY MAY BE ONE…

THAT THEY MAY BE ONE… 33 At noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. 34 And at three in the afternoon Jesus cried out in a loud voice, “Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?” (which means “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”). 35 When some of those standing near heard this, they said, “Listen, …Continue reading →

They Knew!

THEY KNEW! At noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. And at three in the afternoon Jesus cried out with a loud voice, ‘Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani?’ (which means, ‘My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?’). When some of those standing there heard this, they said, ‘Listen, He’s calling Elijah.’ Someone ran, filled …Continue reading →

Water And Light

WATER AND LIGHT  “When Jesus spoke again to the people, He said, ‘I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.’” John 8:12 (NIV). Although the interlude which records Jesus’ encounter with the woman caught in adultery doesn’t seem to fit, it apparently happened in the temple …Continue reading →

The Gospel of John, Chapter 1 – Unity, Life, Light

THE GOSPEL OF JOHN – CHAPTER ONE UNITY, LIFE, LIGHT “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through Him all things were made; without Him nothing was made that has been made. In Him was life, and that life was the light of …Continue reading →

The End of the Beginning!

THE END OF THE BEGINNING! “By now it was noon. The whole earth became dark, the darkness lasting three hours — a total blackout. The Temple curtain split right down the middle. Jesus called loudly, ‘Father, I place my life in your hands.’ Then He breathed His last. “When the captain there saw what happened, he honoured God. ‘This man …Continue reading →

It’s A Dark Night

IT’S A DARK NIGHT “Jesus spoke to those who had come — high priests, Temple police, religious leaders. ’What is this, jumping me with swords and clubs as if I were a dangerous criminal? Day after day I’ve been with you in the Temple and you’ve not so much as lifted a hand against me. But do it your way …Continue reading →