Today I received a parcel in the mail. One that has been a long time coming: The First Edition of Bibliotheca
Spurgeon this morning focussed me on Exodus 14:13 which says And Moses said unto the…
This mornings Spurgeon reading was Jeremiah 3:14 which says Return, you faithless children”—this is the…
Passage: Exodus 1:1-2:25
So this is the start of the next epic in the bible, the story of Moses.
Passage: Genesis 45:1-46:7
In the reading today we see the final unravelling of what we’ve been building and building up for pretty much the whole week: the revelation that Joseph is still alive to his brothers, his father and the rest of his family.
Passage: Genesis 43:1-44:34 We see Jacob’s family sitting back and avoiding the confrontation with Joseph…
Passage: Genesis 42:1-38
Here we see the ‘reunion‘ of Joseph with his brothers, though they don’t know it, not recognising Joseph. It is a fulfilment of Joseph’s first dream as they bow down to him..
Passage: Genesis 39:1-41:57
Here we see Joseph’s rise, fall and rise again as he ends up in Egypt.
Passage: Genesis 37:1-36
Today’s passage is the beginning of the story of Joseph, the youngest and favoured son of Jacob, envied by his 11 brothers, and (it is implied that he is) favoured by God.
Passage: Genesis 21:1-22:19
The reading today seems to consist of 2 important parts with an arbitrary bit in the middle, though there’s no arbitrary parts in the bible, it seems that we because we don’t understand it properly….