Tag: Matthew

HE IS RISEN (He is Risen Indeed)

Reading: Matthew 28: 1-15 In the end of the sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, came Mary Magdalene and the other Mary to see the sepulchre. 2 And, behold, there was a great earthquake: for the angel of the Lord descended from heaven, and […]

Jesus is Crucified

Reading: Matthew 27 Judas Hangs Himself in Guilt When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death: 2 And when they had bound him, they led him away, and delivered him to Pontius Pilate the governor. 3 Then […]

The Night Jesus Was Betrayed (READING ONLY)

Today is the day we remember when Jesus was crucified. We now read how Christ spent his last hours as a free man. Reading: Matthew 26 The Pharisees Plot to Kill Jesus And it came to pass, when Jesus had finished all these sayings, he said unto his disciples, 2 Ye […]

Hypocrisy, God’s Goodness, and Right Judgment

Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Today we’ll be looking at another famous section of the “Sermon on the Mount.” Here, Jesus gives us counsel on justice between men and with God. Reading: Matthew 7:1-23 Judge not, that ye be not judged. […]

Jesus Teaches How to Pray

Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Today we’ll be looking at another section from the Sermon on the Mount, where Jesus teaches his disciples the right and wrong ways to pray. This applies broadly to all Christians, but perhaps even more so […]

The War of the Soul

Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Today we’ll be looking at another section of the Sermon on the Mount, where Jesus addresses the issues of discord among brethren, adultery, and the cost-benefit of a sinful member. While directly about sinfulness, these tie […]

Blessed are They…

Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Today we will be looking at the first (and, some might say, most famous) section of the Sermon on the Mount. Jesus at this point has called his disciples, and is beginning to be recognized as […]