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The Lord’s Prayer – First Petition – part 2

Matthew 6:9  Hallowed be thy name. (KJV)        In the Old Testament, and in fact, it still happens today, people were given names that reflected something about their nature or character. Jacob means “deceiver.” Jacob deceived his brother, Esau, stealing … Continue reading

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Lord’s Prayer – First Petition

“Hallowed be Your name.” Matthew 6:9 In this post, I want to talk about the Old English version of this petition in the Lord’s Prayer before I look at the Aramaic translation. Hallowed means “to be separated from profane things”…to … Continue reading

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