Thursday, February 02, 2012
Candles and light for Candlemass
The night is dark, and I am far from home; lead Thou me on!
Keep Thou my feet; I do not ask to see
The distant scene; one step enough for me."(John Henry Newman)
".....and Anna, the prophet when she saw Jesus in the temple seemed ready to run from the temple to invite others to Come, Listen and Rejoice for salvation has come for all!"from A Concord Pastor Comments)
The image below includes Mary and Joseph with Simeon, the holy man :"Old Simeon had waited for years and he had seen countless infants brought into the Temple, but by the stirring of the Holy Ghost within him he knew this was the One."(from Atonementonline )