Psalm 119 is about loving God’s Torah, His statutes, commands and precepts. It is broken up into sections with strange looking words or letters which are the Hebrew alphabet. In the Hebrew Scriptures, each line of each section starts with a word beginning with this letter. This is called an acrostic poem. Each Hebrew letter also has a word picture associated with it giving greater meaning and symbolism to each line of the specific letter-ed section.
Shabbat in Jerusalem – February 8
Oh, it was difficult to get up after 14 hours of sleep. The jet lag has finally caught up and the walking, too. With stiff legs and sore feet, we trudged our way to Roeh Israel, a Messianic congregation very close to where we are staying. We learned about this congregation from Har Tzion, the…