God crawls to the back of the wine cellar to retrieve the best vintage wines, wines that have aged for years, perhaps in preparation for this very occasion verse 6. A4 a reading from the book of the prophet isaiah 25. On this mountain he will destroy the shroud that enfolds all peoples, the sheet that covers all nations. Commentary critical and explanatory on the whole bible covering image from mourning, in which it was usual to cover the face with a veil 2 samuel 15. A reading from the book of the prophet isaiah on this mountain the lord of hosts will provide for all peoples. The context most scholars treat chapters 2427 as a unit. The first twothirds of the book have a lot of warning and woe. On this mountain the lord almighty will prepare a feast of rich food for all peoples, a banquet of aged wine the best of meats and the finest of wines.
Isaiah 25 commentary matthew henry commentary on the whole. I extol you, i praise your name for you have carried out. Jul 20, 2016 1st readings rogers funeral home and cremation services. We first heard of the mountain of the lord in chapter 2, where isaiah son of. The guests invited are all people, gentiles as well as jews. A reading from the book of the prophet isaiah isaiah 25. In mount zion the lord will prepare a gospel feast of rich foodhe will swallow up death in victoryit will be said, lo, this is our god. The foreigners citadel is a city no longer, it will.
A reading from the book of the prophet isaiah on this. Every so often, there is an interlude of comfort and hope. The strongest argument for the unity of isaiah is the expression the holy one of israel, a title for god that. This isnt confined to the later incarnations of the isaiah tradition postexile chapter 40ff. For you have carried out your wonderful plans of old, faithful and true. Funeral sermon her generous life a funeral homily for a kind and hospitable woman isaiah 25. There is that in the gospel which strengthens and makes glad the heart, and is fit for those who are under convictions of sin, and mourning for it. Next chapter of isaiah the book of isaiah, chapter 25 we hope that you find the content of the book of isaiah, chapter 25 from the douay rheims version of the catholic bible helpful to your bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of this chapter. Many scholars today challenge the claim that isaiah wrote the entire book that bears his name. With bible gateway plus, you gain instant access to a digital bible study library, including complete notes from the niv cultural backgrounds study bible and the new bible commentary.
Behold, yahweh makes the earth empty, makes it waste, turns it upside down, and scatters its inhabitants. Charles hoffacker what i have heard from some of you in the days leading up to this funeral is that. We also offer funeral preplanning and carry a wide selection of caskets, vaults, urns and burial containers. Funeral readings guide old testament, new testament, and gospel readings included. On this mountain he will destroy the veil that veils all peoples, the web. On this mountain the lord of hosts will provide for all peoples on this mountain he will destroy the veil that veils all peoples, the web that is.
The note of judgment continues in chapter 25 our text. The lord god will wipe away the tears from all faces. On this mountain, the lord of hosts will prepare for all peoples a banquet of rich food. Thankful praises for what god had done, which the prophet, in the name of the church, offers up to god, and teaches us to offer the like v. The sovereign lord will wipe away the tears from all faces. On this mountain he will destroy the veil that veils all peoples. While it is not clear when this chapter was written, the book of isaiah is centered on. The theme of chapter 24 is sounded in its opening words. A reading from the book of the prophet isaiah on this mountain the lord of hosts.
July 20, 2016 a reading from the book of the prophet isaiah. A reading from the book of the prophet isaiah c5 on this mountain the lord of hosts will provide for all peoples. On this mountain the lord of hosts will provide for all peoples. Thomas funeral home offers a variety of funeral services, from traditional funerals to competitively priced cremations, serving milton, ma and the surrounding communities. Isaiah is also credited with writing a history of the reign of king uzziah. Isaiah 12 is wellknown to easter vigil worshipers as the canticle that follows the come to the water reading.
The prophet, whom we already know as a psalmist from isaiah 12. Many passages in isaiah hint, suggest, or proclaim a universal salvation. Isaiah 26 chapter 25 after the threatenings of wrath in the foregoing chapter we have here, i. One of the most popular old testament passages for a funeral lays out a vision in. Behold, yahweh makes the earth empty, makes it waste, turns it upside down, and scatters its inhabitants 24. On this mountain he will destroy the veil that veils all peoples, the web that is woven over all nations. The covering or veil is the mist of ignorance as to a future state, and the way to eternal life, which enveloped. I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done wonderful things, things planned long ago.1347 270 1438 196 562 1428 923 1262 680 224 1205 95 267 1342 36 194 896 656 389 1438 221 886 525 1474 1541 300 60 1429 1335 865 1099 256 1046 280