Luke 5: 12 – 16 Jesus heals a man with leprosy

Luke 5: 12 – 16 Jesus heals a man with leprosy While Jesus was in one of the towns, a man came along who was covered with leprosy. When he saw Jesus, he fell with his face to the ground and begged him, ‘Lord, if you are willing, you can make me clean.’ Jesus reachedContinue reading “Luke 5: 12 – 16 Jesus heals a man with leprosy”

Luke 5: 1 – 11 Jesus calls his first disciples

Luke 5: 1 – 11 Jesus calls his first disciples One day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, the people were crowding around him and listening to the word of God. He saw at the water’s edge two boats, left there by the fishermen, who were washing their nets. He got intoContinue reading “Luke 5: 1 – 11 Jesus calls his first disciples”

Luke 4: 1 – 13 Jesus is tested in the wilderness

Luke 4: 1 – 13 Jesus is tested in the wilderness Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness, where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and at the end of them he was hungry. TheContinue reading “Luke 4: 1 – 13 Jesus is tested in the wilderness”

John 6: 16 – 24 Jesus walks on the water

John 6: 16 – 24 Jesus walks on the water When evening came, his disciples went down to the lake, where they got into a boat and set off across the lake for Capernaum. By now it was dark, and Jesus had not yet joined them. A strong wind was blowing and the waters grewContinue reading “John 6: 16 – 24 Jesus walks on the water”

John 6: 1 – 15 Jesus feeds the five thousand

John 6: 1 – 15 Jesus feeds the five thousand Sometime after this, Jesus crossed to the far side of the Sea of Galilee (that is, the Sea of Tiberias), and a great crowd of people followed him because they saw the signs he had performed by healing those who were ill. According to John,Continue reading “John 6: 1 – 15 Jesus feeds the five thousand”

John 2: 1 – 12

John 2: 1 – 12  Changing water into wine This is a very well-known story. I wonder if I’ll find something new to say about it? On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. Jesus’ mother was there, and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. (JohnContinue reading “John 2: 1 – 12”