Short meditations on select portions of scripture

... By Daniel Turner, ... by Daniel Turner

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2620, no. 1.
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Number of Pages207
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  Short Christian Readings & Meditations. Short Christian Writings of Refection. To love “To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything, and your heart will certainly be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact, you must give your heart to no one. Not even an animal. Spiritual reading of Sacred Scripture, especially the Gospels, is an important form of meditation. This spiritual reading is traditionally called lectio divina or divine reading. Lectio divina is prayer over the Scriptures. The first element of this type of prayer is reading (lectio): you take a short passage from the Bible, preferably a Gospel. The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius, part of the Internet Classics Archive Book Five In he morning yet in thy acts it is not so, but thou stoppest short of what thou canst do. So thou lovest not thyself, for if thou didst, thou wouldst love thy nature and her will. How does one select an idea for a meditation? One may use the passages of Scripture that speak specifically of the Lord’s Supper: Matt. ; Mark ; Luke ; 1 Cor. ; 1 Cor. However, one does not have to base a meditation on one of these texts.

March 22 The Hour Has Come to Be Glorified John March 29 “If I Am Lifted Up” John April 5 The Exchange of Blood Money Luke April 12 Christ’s Final Passover Luke , April 19 The Institution of the Lord’s Supper Luke April 26 Jesus Demonstrates Service John The Lord’s Supper is more than a ritual. It is an invitation to exercise our faith in Christ crucified for our sins. Behind the simplicity of the bread and the cup we discover the riches of the Gospel. Sadly, Christians too often rush into this sacred act with little reflection. But spiritual writers of former centuries left us a rich devotional legacy that unveils the glory of Christ in the. The book brings together John Baptist de La Salle’s Meditations for Sundays and Feast days and the 16 Meditations for the Time of Retreat. Written for his Brothers to prepare them for their daily periods of private reflection and prayer, these meditations are especially suited for all persons engaged in the Christian education of the young. The portions of his book that specifically address Gentiles in Jewish Prayer and in Jewish Space are called out and those are the parts I spent most of my time in. In fact, the section of Part One called “Prayer in Jewish Space” seems to be a primer on how Jewish Prayer is conducted “procedurally” as well as in terms of “kavanah.

Volumes I and II of Guided Meditations are now in one book with new and revised meditations, arranged according to the seven key catechetical themes presented in Walking by Faith: Creation, God, Jesus Christ, the Church, Christian Morality, the Sacraments, and Salvation History. In Scripture it does not mean to sit and ponder infinity or to empty the mind so some force can fill it by re-peating some chant or mantra. Such is dangerous and opens the mind to demonic attack. Meditation in the Bible means reflective thinking on biblical truth so that God is able to speak to us through Scripture and through theFile Size: KB.   This book started with twelve magnificent paintings, and the text was inspired by the contemplation of them. As author Richard Rohr says in his preface, "Glanzman's art is to reveal the very soul of an individual", so from each piece, came a chapter on the biblical character that is insightful and instructive.5/5(3). This booklet includes the entire Gospel of John and the following Gospel message. It is available in KJV, NKJV, and Spanish (RVR) versions. Have you met the Son of God? John, inspired by the Holy Spirit, said that the purpose of this Gospel is "that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and th.

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Get this from a library. Short meditations on select portions of scripture: designed to assist the serious Christian in the improvement of the Lord's Day, and other seasons of devotion and leisure.

By Daniel Turner, M.A. [Daniel Turner]. These daily meditations on Christian belief take the form of Bible quotations and discussions; one for the morning, and one for the evening of each day.

A great companion for ordinary believers throughout the year, this book’s intention is to offer spiritual guidance and comfort to followers of God who count among the laboring : Triangle Circle Square. The books found on this page include shorter meditations on God that are meant to be read daily.

Like all Banner of Truth books, they are founded on God’s Word, teach a robust theology, with warm devotional insight. After all, all study of God should lead to the worship of God. Some notable titles on this page include The Loveliness of Christ by Samuel Rutherford, Voices from.

Bread of the First Fruits or Short Meditations on Select Passages of Scripture Hardcover – by Bread (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: Bread. Boost your outreach with these high-quality Scripture portions. Both books feature glossy paper, easy-to-read text, and a Gospel message at the end.

Available in multiple versions to meet your needs: KJV, NKJV, and Spanish (RVR). Select one of the titles below to view all of your options and place your order today. Meditate on God's Word & Develop Confidence In God. #1 Amazon Kindle Bestseller in Christian Reference & Christian Meditations (May ) This essential Daily Scripture Reading and Meditation tool will help you to develop your trust and confidence in God starting with 31 Key portions of Scripture featured in full text in 4 popular translations (The King James Version, /5().

Meditations Summary. The Meditations is basically Marcus's personal journal. It's a record of thoughts that is carefully composed, but it was never intended for a wider audience.

Originally, it wasn't organized into the books, chapters, and sections we. Biblical Christian Meditation “mantra” of the Christian is 66 books long. The Word of the Living God is the prime object of meditation. It is these truths that are revolved in the mind, gazed at until understood and Size: KB.

Devotionals/Daily Readings. Devotional studies of all Psalms, in easily-managed portions for reading daily. Smooth Stones taken from Ancient Brooks Selections from the writings of Thomas Brooks by C.H. Spurgeon. 98 short meditations on the entire book of Isaiah, underlining the greatness of God and encouraging joy in his.

Bible -- Meditations. from old catalog. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader term: Bible; Filed under: Bible -- Meditations.

from old catalog. The word of God; a. Meditations is a collection of passages that helps to encourage and support the habit of regular reflection and meditation and assists readers of any faith on their spiritual path. A rich and inspiring sample of the vast body of Bahá’í scripture, this collection will appeal to everyone.

It includes passages from the writings of Bahá’u’lláh, as well as from those of His forerunner. Bible verses related to Meditation from the King James Version (KJV) by Book Order - Sort By Relevance Psalms - Blessed [is] the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.

This is from Marcus's envoy, the final farewell chapter in his Meditations. As with most envoys, this one gives instructions for departing—in this case, from life itself. Ever the philosopher, Marcus goes back to causes: the human life cycle has come full circle, with the creator of life calling back what he had set in motion.

'MEDITATIONS' in the Bible No direct matches for your keyword exist in the King James Bible. Click the 'Search' button below to search the entire website (including all scripture translations, comments, commentary, Bible dictionary, articles, and other pages).

Robert L. Short, author of the best-selling The Gospel According to Peanuts, presents a book of biblical meditations on everyday e Brown, Linus, Lucy, Snoopy, Woodstock, and friends consider their religious beliefs, and the resulting cartoons offer some delightful insights into : Westminster John Knox Press.

A little about me -From the time we were little fries, our parents and everyone else reminded us to watch for traffic when crossing any street or even a parking lot.

“Always look both ways before you cross!” was the common warning. “You don’t want to be hit by a car” so went the rest.

-I want to give you a similar warning today. The Daily Scripture Readings and Meditations is in need of on-going development to expand resources and to reach people around the world. If you would like to contribute, you can make an online donation.

daily gospel readings and meditations based on the common lectionary and a resource of articles and essays based on scriptural The meditations are written by Don Schwager.

Quick Search by topic or passage The Authority of Scripture by Steve Clark (from his book, Man. Practical, straightforward, yet full of wisdom, Meditations Before Mass will help you to quiet your soul, concentrate your mind, and grow more receptive to grace. Everyday Meditations: Over the years, the brilliant and often voluminous scholarly writings of the author of these words, John Henry Cardinal Newman (), have drawn into the.

Daily Scripture Readings and Meditations. K likes. "" is an online resource of short Scripture readings and brief reflections based Followers: K. A classic Lutheran work or personal devotion and spirituality, this volume is translated from the original Norwegian of N.J. Laache's collection of readings from the Scripture with meditations for every day, based on the historic one-year lectionary, through the Church Year, beginning with the first Sunday in Advent.

TURNER, DANIEL (–), hymn-writer, was born at Blackwater Farm, near St. Albans, on 1 March – He kept a boarding-school at Hemel Hempstead, but at the same time made a reputation as an occasional preacher in baptist chapels.

1-Sentence-Summary: Meditations is a collection of 12 books written by Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius, who’ll introduce you to Stoic philosophy, the concept of logic, self-discipline and give you faith that the course the world runs is a good one.

If you’ve ever wondered what Bill Clinton’s favorite book is, now you know. Short Meditations on Elisha. Short Meditations on Elisha J. Bellett. “Tell me, I pray thee, All the great things that Elisha hath done.” 2Ki } Contents of Short Meditations on Elisha.

Chapter 1 Elijah 2 Kings Chapter 2 The Waters of Jericho Healed Chapter 3 The Judgment of the Scoffing Children. Summary. The opening section of Meditations serves as both an introduction to the philosophical and ethical orientations of the author and a dedication/acknowledgments passage.

The first sentence reads, "From my grandfather Verus I learned good morals and the government of my temper." Subsequent paragraphs continue in kind, naming his influences and then stating. Nature and Universe The philosophy Aurelius repeatedly reminds himself of throughout Meditations is that nature is at the foundation of all life—human and animal.

As such, it is an ongoing manifestation of the universe (Fate, Providence, or God), but in specific instances, it is also transient and temporary. Jesus, full of all compassion.D. Turner. [Lent.]Appeared in the Bristol Baptist Collection of Ash & Evans, 10 stanzas of 4 lines, headed "The Supplication," and signed "D.

T." It was repeated in full in Rippon's Selection,No. ; and again in later is in a large number of modern hymn-books in Great Britain and America, but usually in an abridged.

The daily readings are short, but packed with a spiritual punch that will leave you thinking on particular passages of God’s word all day. The Valley of Vision: A Collection of Puritan Prayers and Devotions by Arthur Bennett. About the Book: “The strength of Puritan character and life lay in prayer and meditation.

In this practice the. One line of scripture is of more value than a thousand theories.\ May the Lord, in His grace, be pleased to use what has been written, for His own glory, and the good of many souls. So, prays, etc., A. London. Edited for Portions of Christ website, EDITOR’S NOTE: As Mr. Miller is meditating, he often refers to himself, addressing his.

Scripture Fiction A number of years ago I read two passages in Acts referring to a place by the name of Troas, a town on the western coast of Asia. The first passage (Acts ) describes how Paul waited on Troas and received a vision from the Spirit directing him to go to Macedonia.

Passages included in this discussion are: Deuteronomy 33 1 And this is the blessing, wherewith Moses the man of God blessed the children of Israel before his death. -kjv Deuteronomy 34 5 So Moses the servant of the Lord died there in the land of Moab, according to the word of the Lord.

6 And he buried.The Daily Scripture app is an aid for daily prayer and meditation on the Scriptures. It provides a short Scripture reading for each day of the year from one of the four Gospel texts, followed by a meditation, written by Don Schwager based on the Scripture passage, along with a prayer and a few verses from the Book of Psalms.

The app also provides various readings, meditations and /5().