Jesus Curses the Fig Tree

Morning Reading: Fri, 20 Apr – Mark 11-12 ~ triumph, traps, and truth

The teacher of religious law replied, “Well said, Teacher. You have spoken the truth by saying that there is only one God and no other. And I know it is important to love him with all my heart and all my understanding and all my strength, and to love my neighbor as myself. This is more important than to offer all of the burnt offerings and sacrifices required in the law.” [Read more…]