Tagged: God’s Silence

Isaiah 64:1-9

This text is used for the Lectionary Year B on November 30, 2014.

Silence can be hard to take.  That’s especially true when it is God’s silence we’re talking about.  In what many contemporary commentators refer to as “Third Isaiah,” a lament is voiced to God:  “you have hidden your face from us and have given us over to our sins” (Isaiah 64:7).  Continue reading