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Honesty and integrity

Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. He wanted to see who Jesus was, but because he was short he could not … Continue reading

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There won’t be any secrets

When a crowd of many thousands had gathered, so that they were trampling on one another, Jesus began to speak first to his disciples, saying: “Be on your guard against the yeast of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy. There is … Continue reading

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The battle between good and evil

Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness, where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and at the end of them … Continue reading

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Just one thing

As Jesus started on his way, a man ran up to him and fell on his knees before him. “Good teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” “Why do you call me good?” Jesus answered. “No … Continue reading

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Everything you need

There is no need for me to write to you about this service to the Lord’s people. For I know your eagerness to help, and I have been boasting about it to the Macedonians, telling them that since last year … Continue reading

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Something’s missing

People were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them and pray for them, but the disciples rebuked them. Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the … Continue reading

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Love and faith

He said to me: “To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: These are the words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand and walks among the seven golden lampstands. I know your deeds, your hard … Continue reading

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