Educating the educated: ‘He is not God of the dead but of the living’

Educating the educated: ‘He is not God of the dead but of the living’

Special to CosmicTribune.com, April 15, 2022 WORDS OF LIFE 23 The same day Sadducees came to him, who say that there is no resurrection, and they asked him a question, 24 saying, “Teacher, Moses said, ‘If a man dies having no children, his brother must marry the widow and raise up offspring for his brother.’ […]

Unafraid of terror, plague and arrows . . . ‘you will trample the great lion and the serpent’

Unafraid of terror, plague and arrows . . . ‘you will trample the great lion and the serpent’

Special to CosmicTribune.com, April 21, 2022 WORDS OF LIFE 1 Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” 3 Surely he will save you from the […]

About that day or hour no one knows . . . nor the Son, but only the Father

About that day or hour no one knows . . . nor the Son, but only the Father

Special to CosmicTribune.com, April 15, 2022 WORDS OF LIFE 36 “But about that day or hour no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. 37 As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be at the coming of the Son of Man. 38 For in the days before the […]

‘You would have no power over me if it were not given to you from above’

‘You would have no power over me if it were not given to you from above’

Special to CosmicTribune.com WORDS OF LIFE 1 Then Pilate took Jesus and had him flogged. 2 The soldiers twisted together a crown of thorns and put it on his head. They clothed him in a purple robe 3 and went up to him again and again, saying, “Hail, king of the Jews!” And they slapped him in the face. 4 Once […]

Jesus and his reality on trial: ‘Everyone on the side of truth listens to me’

Jesus and his reality on trial: ‘Everyone on the side of truth listens to me’

Special to CosmicTribune.com, March 30, 2022 WORDS OF LIFE 19 [T]he high priest questioned Jesus about his disciples and his teaching. 20 “I have spoken openly to the world,” Jesus replied. “I always taught in synagogues or at the temple, where all the Jews come together. I said nothing in secret. 21 Why question me? […]

Revelations 1: John on Patmos: ‘I was in the Spirit . . . ‘a loud voice said, “Write on a scroll what you see” ‘

Revelations 1: John on Patmos: ‘I was in the Spirit . . . ‘a loud voice said, “Write on a scroll  what you see” ‘

Special to CosmicTribune.com, March 24, 2022 WORDS OF LIFE 9 I, John, your brother and companion in the suffering and kingdom and patient endurance that are ours in Jesus, was on the island of Patmos because of the word of God and the testimony of Jesus. 10 On the Lord’s Day I was in the […]

Hope in God . . . ‘Who fills your days with good things, so your youth is renewed like the eagle’s’

Hope in God . . . ‘Who fills your days with good things, so your youth is renewed like the eagle’s’

Special to CosmicTribune.com WORDS OF LIFE 2 Bless the Lord, my soul; and do not forget all His gifts, 3 Who pardons all your sins, and heals all your ills, 4 Who redeems your life from the pit, and crowns you with mercy and compassion, 5 Who fills your days with good things, so your […]

After the Fall, Adam was forbidden to eat from the Tree of Life

After the Fall, Adam was forbidden to eat from the Tree of Life

Special to CosmicTribune.com WORDS OF LIFE 3 Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the wild animals the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You must not eat from any tree in the garden’?” 2 The woman said to the serpent, “We may eat fruit from the trees in the garden, 3 but […]

Demon-possessed? Pharisees pressed Jesus, ‘Who do you think you are?’

Demon-possessed? Pharisees pressed Jesus, ‘Who do you think you are?’

Special to CosmicTribune.com WORDS OF LIFE 48 The Jews answered him, “Are we not right in saying that you are a Samaritan and have a demon?” 49 Jesus answered, “I do not have a demon, but I honor my Father, and you dishonor me. 50 Yet I do not seek my own glory; there is One who seeks it, and he is […]