Monday, December 2nd, 2013

The context of our “theme verse” for Advent 2013

Read: Isaiah 9:1-7

The object of Isaiah’s hope is the child prophesied in verse 6. How does the child fulfill the imagery of the first five verses? This prophecy would have been mysterious to the Israelites - how is the coming of the babe Jesus still a cause of awe and worship for you?