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A miscarriage of justice

At daybreak the council of the elders of the people, both the chief priests and the teachers of the law, met together, and Jesus was led before them. “If you are the Messiah,” they said, “tell us.” Jesus answered, “If … Continue reading

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Kindness and compassion

Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. At dawn he appeared again in the temple courts, where all the people gathered around him, and he sat down to teach them. The teachers of the law and the Pharisees brought in a … Continue reading

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His family

Jesus went up on a mountainside and called to him those he wanted, and they came to him. He appointed twelve that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach and to have authority to drive … Continue reading

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Feelings of guilt

The law is only a shadow of the good things that are coming—not the realities themselves. For this reason it can never, by the same sacrifices repeated endlessly year after year, make perfect those who draw near to worship. Otherwise, would … Continue reading

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Night is coming

As Jesus walked along, he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” “Neither this man nor his parents sinned,” said Jesus, “but this happened so … Continue reading

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The problem of guilt

The law of Moses was only a shadow of the good things that were to come, not the actual things themselves. Because of that, the sacrifices under that system had to be repeated again and again, year after year, as they could never provide perfect … Continue reading

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