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Our New Life in Christ
Sunday, 26 Apr, 2009 – 23:19 | No Comment
Our New Life in Christ

It is a bit late now, but this post is still relevant: it does not only give an overview of the readings for the rest of Easter, it also gives a hint as to how …

Good Friday: The Servant of Yahweh
Friday, 10 Apr, 2009 – 0:57 | No Comment
Good Friday: The Servant of Yahweh

 
Isaiah 52:13-53:121 is the last of the Servant Songs. In Isaiah 42:1-4, Yahweh presents him as "my servant… my chosen" who will bring justice to the nations. In Isaiah 49:1-6, the servant introduces himself …

Easter Sunday 2009
Friday, 10 Apr, 2009 – 0:43 | No Comment
Easter Sunday 2009

We resume the offerings of Daily Inspirations with a list of the articles already posted at the Bible Workshop and Res Biblica.
Easter I

Sunday Thoughts:  Our Easter Faith
Mag-aral Tayo:  Ang Libingang Walang Laman …

The Seven OT Readings of the Easter Vigil
Friday, 10 Apr, 2009 – 0:17 | No Comment
The Seven OT Readings of the Easter Vigil

The seven readings from the Old Testament that are proclaimed during the Easter Vigil are bits and pieces of a plan of salvation that is accomplished in Christ. In other words, the seven readings is …

Holy Wednesday: The New Covenant
Wednesday, 8 Apr, 2009 – 1:01 | No Comment
Holy Wednesday: The New Covenant

On the night of the Last Supper, when the hour of Jesus’ glorification has come, Jesus gives a new commandment to his disciples as his legacy. The giving of this new commandment is framed …

The Servant of Yahweh for the Holy Week
Monday, 6 Apr, 2009 – 1:29 | No Comment
The Servant of Yahweh for the Holy Week

The Lenten liturgy for Holy Week proposes for meditation the figure of the Servant of Yahweh, an OT character that appears in Isaiah’s Book of Consolation (Isaiah 40-55).  The relevant passages as defined by …