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Episode date: May 06, 2013
One Sunday evening, Jesus’ disciples were together in a room. They closed the doors because they were afraid of the Jews.
Suddenly, Jesus was there with them. He said, “Peace be to you!” and showed them the nail holes in His hands and the spear hole in His side.
The disciples were so happy to see the Lord Jesus! He told them that He was going to send them out to help others learn about God. Then, He breathed on them and told them, “Receive the Holy Spirit.” It was a very special time for the disciples.
One disciple, Thomas, was not in the room when Jesus came. Later, when the others told Thomas what he had missed,…
A Voice From The Isles
Being Invited to the Kingdom Banquet
Episode date: December 20, 2012
The story in today’s gospel from St Luke, Chapter 14, is about a banquet. A man gives a banquet and sends out his servant to invite many people to come and dine in splendour with him. The host of the banquet tells his servant “to say to those who had been invited, ‘Come; for all is now ready.” However, for various personal reasons, many of those invited decline to come. The householder is angry and tells his servant to “go out quickly to the streets and lanes of the city, and bring in the poor and maimed and blind and lame.” However, even when that is done the servant reports: “Sir, what you have commanded has been done,…
Episode date: May 13, 2013
At that time, Joseph of Arimathe’a, a respected member of the council, who was also himself looking for the kingdom of God, took courage and went to Pilate, and asked for the body of Jesus. And Pilate wondered if he were already dead; and summoning the centurion, he asked him whether Jesus was already dead. And when he learned from the centurion that he was dead, he granted the body to Joseph. And he bought a linen shroud, and taking him down, wrapped him in the linen shroud, and laid him in a tomb which had been hewn out of the rock; and he rolled a stone against the door of the tomb. Mary Mag’dalene and Mary the mother of Joses saw where…
Episode date: May 13, 2013
After our Lord Jesus Christ died, a brave man named Joseph went to Pilate to ask for Jesus’ body. When Pilate was sure that Jesus was dead, he said Joseph could have the body.
Joseph wrapped Jesus’ body with a linen cloth and laid it in a tomb. The tomb was carved out of rock. A big stone was rolled against the door of the tomb.
The next day was the Sabbath, the Jewish day of rest. On the day after the Sabbath, Mary Mag’dalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices to put on Jesus’ body. Very early in the morning, as the sun was coming up, they walked to the tomb to put the spices on Jesus’ body. All the way,…
Episode date: May 20, 2013
At that time, Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now there is in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate a pool, in Hebrew called Bethesda which has five porticoes. In these lay a multitude of invalids, blind, lame, paralyzed, waiting for the moving of the water; for an angel of the Lord went down at certain seasons into the pool, and troubled the water; whoever stepped in first after the troubling of the water was healed of whatever disease he had.
One man was there, who had been ill for thirty-eight years. When Jesus saw him and knew that he had been lying there a long time, he said to him, “Do you want to be healed?” The sick man answered him, “Sir,…