Tag Archives: mercy

The man was released

They went across the lake to the region of the Gerasenes. When Jesus got out of the boat, a man with an impure spirit came from the tombs to meet him. This man lived in the tombs, and no one … Continue reading

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We are all one family

Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples: “The teachers of the law and the Pharisees sit in Moses’ seat. So you must be careful to do everything they tell you. But do not do what they do, for … Continue reading

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Is it fair?

Peter came to Jesus. “Lord,” he asked, “how many times should I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?” “Not seven times,” said Jesus, “but seventy-seven times. “Listen! The kingdom of heaven is like a … Continue reading

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They are innocent

At that time Jesus went through the grainfields on the Sabbath. His disciples were hungry and began to pick some heads of grain and eat them. When the Pharisees saw this, they said to him, “Look! Your disciples are doing … Continue reading

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A call for kindness

Jesus stepped into a boat, crossed over and came to his own town. Some men brought to him a paralyzed man, lying on a mat. When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the man, “Take heart, son; your sins … Continue reading

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A great reward

Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness among the people. News about him spread all over Syria, and people brought to him all who were ill … Continue reading

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Glory and honor 

We must pay the most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away. For since the message spoken through angels was binding, and every violation and disobedience received its just punishment, how shall … Continue reading

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