|Spiritual Revolutionaries in an Age of Despair|
These practices of Anna and Simeon kept them faithful in a time of seeming hopelessness.
Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was on him. (Luke 2:25)
There was also a prophet, Anna, the daughter of Penuel, of the tribe of Asher. She was very old; she had lived with her husband seven years after her marriage, and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying. Coming up to them at that very moment, she gave thanks ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Spiritual Revolutionaries in an Age of Despair