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Saturday, April 07, 2012

Lent, day 40: Holy Saturday - Embracng the Mystery

The fulness of God dwells in him bodily and yet he lay in a grave dead. I am learning to embrace the mystery of my Lord.

Ghirlandaio deposition Ognissanti
Col 1:26-27: “the mystery that has been hidden throughout the ages and generations but has now been revealed to his saints. 27 To them God chose to make known how great among the Gentiles are the riches of the glory of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.

Col 2:2-3: “I want their hearts to be encouraged and united in love, so that they may have all the riches of assured understanding and have the knowledge of God's mystery, that is, Christ himself, in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.

Col 4:2: “At the same time pray for us as well that God will open to us a door for the word, that we may declare the mystery of Christ, for which I am in prison,

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