Day: December 8, 2012

Meeting the Messiah

by Linda Ryan Rabbi Yoshua ben Levi asked Elijah the prophet, “When will Messiah come?” Elijah replied, “Go and ask him yourself.” “Where is he?” “Sitting at the gates of the city.” “How shall I know him?” “He is sitting among the poor covered with wounds. The others unbind all their wounds at the same […]

A mental amen

Praise the Lord, all you nations! Extol him, all you peoples! For great is his steadfast love towards us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures for ever. Praise the Lord! – Psalm 117 The Psalms are among the best loved books of the Bible. Ask someone to name a psalm and most of will […]