Category Archives: Wisdom

Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c – You make the wind your messengers

Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c 1Bless the LORD, O my soul. O LORD my God, you are very great. You are clothed with honor and majesty, 2wrapped in light as with a garment. You stretch out the heavens like a tent, … Continue reading

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James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a – Who is wise and understanding among you?

James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a 13Who is wise and understanding among you? Show by your good life that your works are done with gentleness born of wisdom. 14But if you have bitter envy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not be … Continue reading

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Proverbs 31:10-31 Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain

Proverbs 31:10-31 10A capable wife who can find? She is far more precious than jewels. 11The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain. 12She does him good, and not harm, all the … Continue reading

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Proverbs 1:20-33 – I have called and you refused

Proverbs 1:20-33 20Wisdom cries out in the street; in the squares she raises her voice. 21At the busiest corner she cries out; at the entrance of the city gates she speaks: 22“How long, O simple ones, will you love being … Continue reading

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Proverbs 22 – A good name

Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23 1A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches, and favor is better than silver or gold. 2The rich and the poor have this in common: the LORD is the maker of them all. … Continue reading

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Ephesians 5:15-20 Giving thanks to God at all times

Ephesians 5:15-20 15Be careful then how you live, not as unwise people but as wise, 16making the most of the time, because the days are evil. 17So do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. … Continue reading

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1 Kings 2:10-12, 3:3-14 – Understanding to discern what is right

1 Kings 2:10-12, 3:3-14 10Then David slept with his ancestors, and was buried in the city of David. 11The time that David reigned over Israel was forty years; he reigned seven years in Hebron, and thirty-three years in Jerusalem. 12So … Continue reading

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Tuesday of Holy Week: 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 – Jesus Christ wisdom from God

During Holy Week, Readings and Meditations will be posted up to four times a day around  6 am, 12 pm, 3 pm, 6 pm 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 18For the message about the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, … Continue reading

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Psalm 51:1-12 – My sin is ever before me.

PSALM 51:1-12 1   Have mercy on me, O God, according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy blot out my transgressions. 2   Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin. 3   For I know my transgressions, and … Continue reading

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Psalm 128:1-6 – It shall go well with you

Psalm 128:1-6 1Happy is everyone who fears the LORD, who walks in his ways. 2You shall eat the fruit of the labor of your hands; you shall be happy, and it shall go well with you. 3Your wife will be … Continue reading

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