Tag Archives: Book of Mark

Nevertheless, She Persisted

A large group of people followed. They crowded around him. A woman was there who had a sickness that made her bleed. It had lasted for 12 years. She had suffered a great deal, even though she had gone to … Continue reading

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Jesus of the Marginalized

Later Jesus was having dinner at Levi’s house. Many tax collectors and sinners were eating with him and his disciples. They were part of the large crowd following Jesus. Some teachers of the law who were Pharisees were there. They saw … Continue reading

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Forgiveness and Healing

  A few days later, Jesus entered Capernaum again. The people heard that he had come home. 2 So many people gathered that there was no room left. There was not even room outside the door. And Jesus preached the word … Continue reading

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Gone Fishin’

Passing alongside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen.  And Jesus said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you become fishers of … Continue reading

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Repent!

14 Now after that John was put in prison, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of the kingdom of God, 15 And saying, The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand: repent ye, and believe the gospel. … Continue reading

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When Soul Is Lost

For what shall it profit a man if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?   Mark 8:36 (21st Century KJV) I was in Manhattan late yesterday afternoon for a photography assignment. This was the third time … Continue reading

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