God’s Wisdom Trumps Human Commands

Friday, July 17 God’s Wisdom Trumps Human Commands Mark 7:9-15 NRSV Then he said to them, “You have a fine way of rejecting the commandments of God in order to keep your tradition!”  Mark 7:9 How valuable are your traditions? Did you have to give up anything to keep...

Jesus Denounces Human Traditions

Thursday, July 16 Jesus Denounces Human Traditions Mark 7:1-8  NRSV He said to them, “Isaiah prophesied rightly about you hypocrites, as it is written, ‘This people honors me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.”  Mark 7:6 Be mindful of the things that...

All Wisdom Dwells in Christ

Wednesday, July 15 All Wisdom Dwells in Christ Colossians 2:1-5  NRSV I want their hearts to be encouraged and united in love, so that they may have all the riches of assured understanding and have the knowledge of God’s mystery, that is, Christ himself.  Colossians...