Brazilian brothers and sisters of Sion living in Jerusalem celebrated last Thursday (October 12),
Mount Zion, by Dan Livni Sr. Anne-Catherine AVRIL, nds This week I would like to focus my commentary on the first reading, paying particular attention to the Hebrew text and to Jewish interpretation. The Lord of hosts will prepare on this mountain a banquet. This mountain is Mount Zion, the eschatological mountain where Read More
The theme of God’s unfailing love for us – a love which we so often spurn – runs through our readings today. The Bible offers a startling panorama of such spurned love and Isaiah’s Song of the Vineyard is a poignant reminder of it. At the outset we are not told who the speaker Read More
On this last Thursday, it was presented the second Reshit Da’at Seminar of this semester. The presentation was made by Bro. Joel Moreira and the theme chosen was “Paul’s justification by faith”.
As it happened on previous Sundays, the readings are well suited for the Jewish festivals of autumn and perhaps it is not by chance.
The readings of this 25th Sunday fit so well to the recent Jewish festivals that approach us and nothing prevents us as Christians from entering their approach.