Topic: Isaiah

The Nativity; artwork by Gari Melchens.

Emmanuel

January 3, 2020
Jesus is the embodiment of peace, “God with us.” Within the startling simplicity of a sign, the birth of a child, we get the Prince of Peace.
Peaceable Kingdom painting by Edward Hicks

Tender Wolves, Tenacious Lambs

December 10, 2019
The image of tender wolves lying down with tenacious lambs implies both have changed: the wolf has become more gentle and the lamb has become bolder.
Spinning wheel with hope and fear as choices.

Swords Into Plowshares

December 5, 2019
So profound will be the peaceful reign of the coming Messiah that there will be no need for weapons or for learning about war at all.