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Strength and wisdom

When the time came for the purification rites required by the Law of Moses, Joseph and Mary took the child Jesus to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord (as it is written in the Law of the Lord, “Every … Continue reading

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Kindness and sincerity

Not many of you should become teachers, dear friends, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly. We all stumble in many ways. Anyone who is never at fault in what they say is perfect, able … Continue reading

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It happened at midnight

“The kingdom of heaven,” said Jesus, “is like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish and five were wise. The foolish ones took their lamps but did not take … Continue reading

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Faithful and wise

“So,” said Jesus, “if anyone tells you, ‘There he is, out in the wilderness,’ do not go out; or, ‘Here he is, in the inner rooms,’ do not believe it. For as lightning that comes from the east is visible … Continue reading

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They made a big mistake

They brought Jesus a demon-possessed man who was blind and mute, and he healed him, so that he could both talk and see. All the people were astonished and said, “Could this be the Son of David?” But when the … Continue reading

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Keep searching

“Don’t judge,” said Jesus, “or you too will be judged. For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. “Why do you look at the … Continue reading

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Greater gifts

Now about the gifts of the Spirit, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. You know that when you were pagans, somehow or other you were influenced and led astray to mute idols. Therefore I want … Continue reading

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Dealing with disputes

If any of you has a dispute with another, do you dare to take it before the ungodly for judgment instead of before the Lord’s people? Or do you not know that the Lord’s people will judge the world? And … Continue reading

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True wisdom

Brothers and sisters, think of what you were when you were called. Not many of you were wise by human standards; not many were influential; not many were of noble birth. But God chose the foolish things of the world … Continue reading

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Living in harmony

Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes: To the church of God in Corinth, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus and called to be his holy people, together with … Continue reading

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