Memorize & Ponder for Easter Sunday April 20, 2014

The Culmination of the Public Ministry

Matthew 28:9-10  (NRSV)

Suddenly, Jesus met them and said, ‘Greetings!’
And they came to him, took hold of his feet,
and worshiped him.
Then Jesus said to them, “Do not be afraid;
go and tell my brothers in Galilee;
there they will see me.”

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Memorize & Ponder for Good Friday April 18

The Cost of the Public Ministry

Luke 23:44-46  (NRSV)

It was now about noon,
and darkness came over the whole land
until three in the afternoon, while the sun’s light failed;
and the curtain of the temple was torn in two.
Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said,
‘Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.”
Having said this, he

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Memorize & Ponder for Palm Sunday April 13, 2014

Confusions about the Public Ministry

John 12:12-13  (NRSV)

The next day the great crowd that came to the festival
heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem.
So they took branches of palm trees
and went out to meet him, shouting,
“Hosanna!  Blessed is the one who comes
in the name of the Lord –
the King of Israel.

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