Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures – Luke 24:45 Meditation: Do you understand everything? I hope you are humble enough to say emphatically, No! However, the Bible teaches many lessons on the importance of understanding. Without it, even the most capable are blinded. Proverbs 13:15 says, “Good understanding giveth favour: […]

Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed. – John 20:29 Meditation: Have you ever considered yourself more blessed than the Apostles? Well, it’s true at least in a sense. Let’s think about what Jesus said to Thomas. The […]

When Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and gave up the ghost. – John 19:30 Meditation: What did Jesus finished? His life? His ministry? Well the Lord finished the purpose of His coming. In giving His life upon the cross, Jesus Christ satisfied the justice […]

And it was about the sixth hour, and there was a darkness over all the earth until the ninth hour. And the sun was darkened, and the veil of the temple was rent in the midst. And when Jesus had cried with a loud voice, he said, Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit: […]

After this, Jesus knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst. Now there was set a vessel full of vinegar: and they filled a spunge with vinegar, and put it upon hyssop, and put it to his mouth. – John 19:28-29 Meditation: Thirst is a most basic […]

Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? that is to say, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? Some of them that stood there, when they heard [that], […]

When Jesus therefore saw his mother, and the disciple standing by, whom he loved, he saith unto his mother, Woman, behold thy son! Then saith he to the disciple, Behold thy mother! And from that hour that disciple took her unto his own home. – John 19:26-27 Meditation: One the most touching things to see […]