Monthly Archives: October 2016

October 31 (Daily Scripture)

Wisdom 5:1-8 Then the righteous will stand with great confidence in the presence of those who have oppressed them and those who make light of their labours. When the unrighteous see them, they will be shaken with dreadful fear, and … Continue reading

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October 30 (Daily Scripture)

Isaiah 22:15-24 Denunciation of Self-Seeking Officials Thus says the Lord God of hosts: Come, go to this steward, to Shebna, who is master of the household, and say to him: What right do you have here? Who are your relatives … Continue reading

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October 29 (Daily Scripture)

Isaiah 49:1-6 The Servant’s Mission Listen to me, O coastlands, pay attention, you peoples from far away! The Lord called me before I was born, while I was in my mother’s womb he named me. He made my mouth like a sharp sword, in the … Continue reading

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October 28 (Daily Scripture)

Galatians 6:1-13 Bear One Another’s Burdens My friends, if anyone is detected in a transgression, you who have received the Spirit should restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness. Take care that you yourselves are not tempted. Bear … Continue reading

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October 27 (Daily Scripture)

Proverbs 15:27-32 Those who are greedy for unjust gain make trouble for their households, but those who hate bribes will live. The mind of the righteous ponders how to answer, but the mouth of the wicked pours out evil. The Lord is far … Continue reading

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October 26 (Daily Scripture)

Galatians 5:16-26 The Works of the Flesh Live by the Spirit, I say, and do not gratify the desires of the flesh. For what the flesh desires is opposed to the Spirit, and what the Spirit desires is opposed to … Continue reading

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October 25 (Daily Scripture)

Proverbs 12:8-13 One is commended for good sense, but a perverse mind is despised. Better to be despised and have a servant, than to be self-important and lack food. The righteous know the needs of their animals, but the mercy of the … Continue reading

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October 24 (Daily Scripture)

Proverbs 3:1-6 Admonition to Trust and Honour God My child, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments; for length of days and years of life and abundant welfare they will give you. Do not let loyalty and … Continue reading

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October 23 (Daily Scripture)

Wisdom 14:1-8 Folly of a Navigator Praying to an Idol Again, one preparing to sail and about to voyage over raging waves calls upon a piece of wood more fragile than the ship that carries him. For it was desire … Continue reading

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October 22 (Daily Scripture)

Proverbs 11:2-11 When pride comes, then comes disgrace; but wisdom is with the humble. The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death. The … Continue reading

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