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One Billion Rising with the woman caught in adultery

 Some thoughts on John 8:1—11

A while back the following email arrived in my inbox: It’s the same story all over the world — abusive, violent men are in charge of making the laws intended to protect women. 1,334 more words

It's easy to understand Pope Francis emphasis on mercy.

Monday, Fifth Week of Lent.

John 8:11 The adulterous woman.

Ponder the effect Jesus words and actions had on this woman “caught in the very act of committing adultery…” 107 more words

Religion

Throwing Stones

In the United States as in many other countries around the world, the media tend to determine our choices unless we are vigilant and aware. Commercials tell us what to eat (but often downplay the harmful contents hidden in those products), what to wear, how to hide our age with beauty products – implying that aging is anathema! 240 more words

Jesus' Story - Day 28

March 17, Tuesday

On the final day of the feast Jesus stood up and shouted, “If anyone is thirsty, he should come to Me and drink. 483 more words

40 Days

Where are your accusers?

John 8:1-11 (NLT)

8 Jesus returned to the Mount of Olives, 2 but early the next morning he was back again at the Temple. A crowd soon gathered, and he sat down and taught them. 468 more words

Something to Think About...The woman caught in adultery...

No doubt all of us at one time or another have wondered about life and our part in it. There are people who always know by training or observation what to do next regardless of the situation. 266 more words

II Advent, Wednesday

Wednesday, December 10

Isaiah 6:1-13; 2 Thessalonians 1:1-12; John 7:53-8:11

Astute readers will notice something strange about today’s Gospel reading. We’ve been steadily chugging along through Luke for the last few weeks and now, suddenly, we’re in John. 547 more words

Advent Reflections