Moses said to the people, “Remember this day on which you came out of Egypt, out of the house of slavery,…
You shall not oppress a resident alien; you know the heart of an alien for you were aliens in the land of Christ.
Now if I have found favor in your sight, show me your ways, so I may know you and find favor in your sight.
Therefore I will meet you, and from above the mercy seat…I will deliver you all my commandments.
There the angel of the Lord appeared to him [Moses] in a flame of fire out of a bush; he looked and the bush was blazing but not consumed.
The Lord went in front of them in a pillar of cloud by day, to lead them along the way, and in a pillar of fire by night to give them light, so that they might travel by and day by night.
Word and Image
offers two parts of my morning ritual, scripture and visual art. I make no
attempt to related the two (as I do in my daily quote and blog entries) and
yet, sometimes that will happen, for as we know God works in mysterious ways.