Eat, Drink and Do Sabbath, for Tomorrow We…

We’ve all been having fun with this Mayan prophecy about the end of the world, haven’t we?

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And yet.

For the last few days it has felt a bit like the world is falling apart. It’s times like this, thinking about the people of Newtown, that I remember the line from “Good Christian Friends, Rejoice”:

Christ was born for this! Christ was born for this!

Only I walk around muttering it to myself in disbelief:

Christ was born for this?
For this?!??
Seriously, God:
THIS world?

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Read the rest at the Sabbath in the Suburbs blog.

 

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2 thoughts on “Eat, Drink and Do Sabbath, for Tomorrow We…

  1. Brightly shone the moon that night, tho’ the frost was cruel
    when a poor came in sight gathering …

  2. Elizabeth Parler says:

    Amen.

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