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I FIRMLY BELIEVE WITH MY HEART AND CONFESS WITH MY LIPS...

PRAYERS BEFORE HOLY COMMUNION

ACT OF FAITH

I firmly believe with my heart and confess with my lips that thou, my loving Jesus, equal to the Father in power and majesty, art really and truly present in the Holy Sacrament of the Altar, and, with thy Divinity and thy Humanity, abidest for me in this sanctuary. 138 more words

Christianity

1 and 2 Samuel

Yesterday someone pointed something out to me and my mind is still reeling from it: the boy Samuel DIDN’T serve God in the Temple.

Even though the Bible translations I am most familiar with (NIV 1984, ESV) use the word ‘temple’ (eg 1 Sam 3:3: “Samuel was lying down in the temple, where the ark of God was”), it is clear from 2 Samuel 7 that the Jews were still worshipping in the temporary tabernacle tent: 126 more words

1 Samuel

Vayakhel-Pekudei 5777

This is Torah Talk for the week of March 19th, 2017

How the creation of the Tabernacle matches the creation of the world — and WHY. 89 more words

Podcast

My Heart -- Your Dwelling Place

David built houses for himself in the city of David. And he prepared a place for the ark of God and pitched a tent for it.  602 more words

Pondering

Sukkoth--Thanksgiving for Protection

Illustration:  “The Feast of the Tabernacles” by Marc Chagall, gouache, 1916.

“In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?” (John 14:2). 321 more words

Jewish Festival Holidays

Practical Proverbial, from Hebrews, 15 March 2017

He did not enter by means of the blood of goats and calves; but he entered the Most Holy Place once for all by his own blood, thus obtaining eternal redemption.  804 more words

Scripture Portion of Week 20: Tetzaveh

Exodus 27:20-30:10

The previous reading portion described the tabernacle and some of the furniture. One piece was the menorah, the 7 branched lampstand (25:31-38). In this portion, God instructed the priests to light the menorah daily as “a statute forever” (27:21). 817 more words

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