Where is the Wonder?

You and I stand at the busy crossroads of life. It is a place in the moments between history and destiny and both stir all around us. The world teams with life and energy, with the beautiful sounds of the chords that hang in the air since creation, and the discordant strains of a universe that trembles towards its purpose. With all these things around us, we should be overcome with wonder, with fear, with awe. The laugh of a toddler and lines of an aged face should overcome us. To do so, we must stop, and look, and listen…

Feasting on the Resurrection, Deuteronomy 26
bikkurim, first fruits, counting of the omer, resurrection
Countdown to Consecration
From the Feast of Fruits, Israel began to counting the fifty days …