Log in

No account? Create an account
Eternal Refuge
Because Everyone Needs Dreams.
Daily Bible Reading 
18th-Mar-2016 02:20 pm
As I was reading this morning (I am now in Mark ... I told you my reading pattern is set out oddly in this scheme), I came across this sentence in the passage where Jesus is feeding the 5,000 -

Mark 6 v 39 ... Jesus got them all to sit down in groups of fifty or a hundred—they looked like a patchwork quilt of wildflowers spread out on the green grass!

I just thought it was so descriptive, and a reminder that God gave us so much beauty in nature.

Disclaimer, for my new f-list ...

I do read the Bible every day, and every so often will post a random thought. Some are just to help me remember what I actually read this morning. They are not meant to upset or offend anyone ... Please feel free to ignore.
18th-Mar-2016 02:42 pm (UTC)
I love the image, the sentiment of comparing people with the land, if that makes sense
18th-Mar-2016 06:19 pm (UTC)
What a wonderful description - which translation are you reading from?
18th-Mar-2016 06:36 pm (UTC)
Not offended at all.

18th-Mar-2016 09:04 pm (UTC)
What a lovely phrase!
19th-Mar-2016 12:34 pm (UTC)
Alright, note taken. :) I'm not religious, but you'd have to do much more than post happy thoughts about wildflowers on your personal journal, if you wanted to offend me.
This page was loaded Sep 20th 2018, 7:23 am GMT.