Tag Archives: understanding

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 … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Knowledge and understanding

Jesus left the house and went down to the lake. Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while all the people stood on the shore. Then he told them many things … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Judge for yourselves

Jesus said to the crowd: “When you see a cloud rising in the west, immediately you say, ‘It’s going to rain,’ and it does. And when the south wind blows, you say, ‘It’s going to be hot,’ and it is. Hypocrites! You know … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Growth and development

“Do you bring in a lamp to put it under a bowl or a bed?” asked Jesus. “No, you put it on its stand. For whatever is hidden is meant to be disclosed, and whatever is concealed is meant to be brought … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

To know the secret

Jesus left the house and went to sit by the lake. But such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while all the people stood on the shore. Then he began to tell them many … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The farmer

When Jesus left the house in which he’d been staying, he walked down to the shore of the lake and took a seat overlooking it. Soon such a large crowd soon gathered around him that he was obliged take a boat out onto … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Challenged

Another large crowd gathered together to hear Jesus speak. When they had run out of food, Jesus called his disciples and told them, “I’m very concerned about these people. They’ve been here with us for three days and now they have nothing left to eat. If … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment