The Plot to Kill Jesus - When Jesus had finished all these sayings, he said to his disciples, “You know that after two days the Passover is coming, and the Son of Man will be delivered up to be crucified.” Then the chief priests and the elders of the people gathered in the palace of the high pri...
Really struck by the act being 'beautiful' - the word could be translated as 'good', but it's more than a morally good, right or nice action. It's beautiful. Like a piece of artwork, or a symphony, or a sunset. Picture Jesus, with fragrant anointing oil flowing down from his head. Beautiful.
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"wherever this gospel is proclaimed in the whole world, what she has done will also be told in memory of her.” She gave the best that she had, and this is the result. It reminds me of Cornelius (Acts 10:4) where the angel said to him that his prayers AND his gifts were a memorial before God. Giving (our best) builds memorials in the throne room of God. Incredible stuff.