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128. Blind Eyes, Seeing Heart (Mark 10:46-52)

“All my hope is naught save in your great mercy.” – St. Augustine Mark 10:46-52: They reached Jericho; and as he left Jericho with his disciples and a large crowd, Bartimaeus (that is, the son of Timaeus), a blind beggar, was sitting at the side of the road. When he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to shout and to say, ‘Son of David, Jesus, have pity on me’. And many of them... Read More

The House of David

THE HOUSE OF DAVID “He shall be great, and shall be called the Son of the Most High, and the Lord God shall give unto Him the throne of David his father: and he shall reign in the house of Jacob for ever. And of his kingdom there shall be no end.” Luke 1:32-33 1. It is wonderful to notice in the prophecies of the Old Testament how, from the time of David onward, they settle down more and more upon... Read More