Those who heard it said, “Then who can be saved?” He replied, “What is impossible for mortals is possible for God.”
But as for that in the good soil, those are the ones who when they hear the word hold it fast in an honest and good heart, and bear fruit with patient endurance.
But a Samaritan while traveling come near him; and when he saw him, he was moved with pity.
But the Lord answered her, “Martha, Martha, you are worried and distracted by many things: there is need of only one thing. Mary has chosen the better part, which will not be taken away from her.”
I will show you what someone is like who comes to me, hears my words, and acts on them. That one is like a man building a house, who dug deeply and laid the foundation on rock.
Therefore I tell you, her sins which were many, have been forgiven; hence she has shown great love. But the one to whom little is forgiven, loves little.
And I tell you, you will not see me until the time comes when you say, “Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord.”
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.