Scripture Readings

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Mark 13:31-14:2 (Gospel)

31
Heaven and earth will pass away, but My words will by no means pass away.
32
But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father.
33
Take heed, watch and pray; for you do not know when the time is.
34
It is like a man going to a far country, who left his house and gave authority to his servants, and to each his work, and commanded the doorkeeper to watch.
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Watch therefore, for you do not know when the master of the house is coming – in the evening, at midnight, at the crowing of the rooster, or in the morning –
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lest, coming suddenly, he find you sleeping.
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And what I say to you, I say to all: Watch!
1
After two days it was the Passover and the Feast of Unleavened Bread. And the chief priests and the scribes sought how they might take Him by trickery and put Him to death.
2
But they said, “Not during the feast, lest there be an uproar of the people.”