Luke 2:22-40 – How Are We Caring for Our Children Today?

By Susan K. Hedahl The enactment of religious rituals for children in the Jewish faith of Jesus’ time is the background of this only biblical glimpse we have of Jesus’ early infancy.   This luminous text of hope from Luke’s Gospel is pictorial in its rendering of Jesus presentation at the temple.   As a newborn, he is brought by his parents to be circumcised and officially named, following the custom of their faith. … [Read more...]


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