Author Archives: M Emlyn Humphries

Grapes.

Let me sing for my beloved my love-song concerning his vineyard: My beloved had a vineyard on a very fertile hill. He dug it and cleared it of stones, and planted it with choice vines; he built a watchtower in … Continue reading

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Discuss.

…I cannot endure solemn assemblies with iniquity.Isaiah 1:13 NRSV https://bible.com/bible/2016/isa.1.13.NRSV Those who bring thanksgiving as their sacrifice honour me; to those who go the right way I will show the salvation of God.”Psalms 50:23 NRSV https://bible.com/bible/2016/psa.50.23.NRSV Sell your possessions, and … Continue reading

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Enough said.

But now you must get rid of all such things— anger, wrath, malice, slander, and abusive language from your mouth. Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have stripped off the old self with its practices which is … Continue reading

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Shush

‘When the LORD first spoke through Hosea, the Lord said to Hosea, “Go, take for yourself a wife of whoredom and have children of whoredom, for the land commits great whoredom by forsaking the Lord .” So he went and … Continue reading

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Good news.

After detailing the transgressions of the rich in Israel against the poor Amos reveals the sin in their actions and the inherent judgement in what they are doing. He says, The Lord has sworn by the pride of Jacob: Surely … Continue reading

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