A contemplative reading for Advent.
A great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pains and the agony of giving birth.
REVELATION 12:1-2 ESV
READ & RECITE
Read the full passage in Revelation 12.
Read Revelation 12:1-2 a second time, but aloud and slowly, allowing each word to sink in.
Take a few moments and pay special attention to the key passage and accompanying image.
What meaningful, or perhaps new, conclusions do you draw from the passage based on the image?
Look up the related passages provided and read each one. Notice and write down the words, phrases or ideas that connect to today's image and key verse.
What new questions did this study bring up for you?
How does today’s reading resonate with your life? Your relationship with Jesus?
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