Sunday, December 07, 2014

Advent Thought #9, December 8

Hosea 11:1
“When Israel was a child, I loved him,
    and out of Egypt I called my son."

Joseph and Mary fled to Egypt to protect Jesus (and themslves) because Herod was a maniac.  Desite the Jewish pride, this was the beginning of the NT consciousness of Christianity as an international, global faith.   

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