Tag Archives: weeping

A serious warning

After we had torn ourselves away from our friends, we put out to sea and sailed straight to Kos. The next day we went to Rhodes and from there to Patara. We found a ship crossing over to Phoenicia, went … Continue reading

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

Everyone was crying

When the uproar in Ephesus had ended, Paul sent for the disciples and, after encouraging them, said goodbye and set out for Macedonia. He traveled through that area, speaking many words of encouragement to the people, and finally arrived in … Continue reading

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

The betrayal

Jesus went out as usual to the Mount of Olives, and his disciples followed him. On reaching the place, he said to them, “Pray that you will not fall into temptation.” He withdrew about a stone’s throw beyond them, knelt … Continue reading

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

She kissed his feet

When one of the Pharisees invited Jesus to have dinner with him, he went to the Pharisee’s house and reclined at the table. A woman in that town who lived a sinful life learned that Jesus was eating at the … Continue reading

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

Confidence

When Jesus had finished speaking to the people, he entered Capernaum. There a centurion’s servant, whom his master valued highly, was sick and about to die. The centurion heard of Jesus and sent some elders of the Jews to him, … Continue reading

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

No one was expecting this

When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they might go to anoint Jesus’ body. Very early on the first day of the week, just after sunrise, they were on … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Life, Literature, Love | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

He broke down and wept

They took Jesus to the high priest, and all the chief priests, the elders and the teachers of the law came together. Peter followed him at a distance, right into the courtyard of the high priest. There he sat with … Continue reading

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