Day: November 25, 2012

Failure of the “common good”

it’s actually rather hard to find Biblical support for ‘Christianity unity’ or the common good. John 17:21 ‘they all may be one’ is made to do an awful lot of work. There’s rather a deal more in Jesus’ teaching about hating father and mothers, and setting brother against brother. ‘Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I came to bring not peace but a sword.’

Do not fear what they fear

Psalm 118 (Morning) Psalm 145 (Evening) Zechariah 9:9-16 1 Peter 3:13-22 Matthew 21:1-13 1 Peter 3:13-22 NRSV: Now who will harm you if you are eager to do what is good? But even if you do suffer for doing what is right, you are blessed. Do not fear what they fear, and do not be […]