Jesus said, “I tell you Peter, the cock will not crow this day, until you have denied me three times that you know me.
Those who try to make their life secure will lose it, but hose who lose the life will keep it.
While they were talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.”
To what should I compare the kingdom of God? It is like yeast that a woman took and mixed with three measures of flour until it was all leavened.
Then Mary said, “Here I am, the servant of the Lord; let it be with me according to your word.” Then the angel departed from her.
The Kingdom of God is not coming with things that can be observed, nor will they say, ‘Look, here it is!’ or ‘There it is.’ For, in fact the Kingdom of God is among you.
For everyone who asks receives, and everyone who searches find, and for everyone who knocks, the door will be opened.
While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and went with them, but their eyes were kept from recognizing him.
Word and Image
offers two parts of my morning ritual, scripture and visual art. I make no
attempt to related the two (as I do in my daily quote and blog entries) and
yet, sometimes that will happen, for as we know God works in mysterious ways.