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God's Word Stands Forever - Isaiah 40:3-8 N.T. Wright



God's Word Stands Forever - Isaiah 40:3-8 N.T. Wright

"This video reflects on the popular Advent passage, quoted by John the Baptist, "A voice crying out, 'In the wilderness, prepare the way of the Lord.'" Reflecting the hopes of Israelites suffering in exile for God to return to their temple, John the Baptist's retrieval of the passage is telling. Not only does it set Jesus up in the role of the returning God, but adds the dimension of forgiveness of sins to this expectation.

PEOPLE OF PROMISE

People of Promise: Reflecting the Rhythms of Advent examines Old Testament passages that showcase how God kept the promises made to Israel, challenging us to rethink these promises with Jesus at their center.

People of Promise video devotionals arrive every Monday through the liturgical seasons of Lent, Eastertide, and Advent. Make sure you like the video and subscribe to our channel so you never miss a single one." from video introduction


This video reflects on the popular Advent passage, quoted by John the Baptist, "A voice crying out, 'In the wilderness, prepare the way of the Lord.'" Reflecting the hopes of Israelites suffering in exile for God to return to their temple, John the Baptist's retrieval of the passage is telling. Not only does it set Jesus up in the role of the returning God, but adds the dimension of forgiveness of sins to this expectation. PEOPLE OF PROMISE People of Promise: Reflecting the Rhythms of Advent examines Old Testament passages that showcase how God kept the promises made to Israel, challenging us to rethink these promises with Jesus at their center. People of Promise video devotionals arrive every Monday through the liturgical seasons of Lent, Eastertide, and Advent. Make sure you like the video and subscribe to our channel so you never miss a single one.

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