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Second O Antiphon - O Adonai

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Advent 2012 Father Reto Nay Gloria Retreat in preparation for Christmas Second O Antiphon - O Adonai More
TommasoG
Beautiful place! The Father chose a very nice location in his peaceful and snowy Switzerland!
TommasoG
@alexamarie Me too! I find his speech very clear, for me that I am Italian and I have some difficulties in English.

Very good explanation, thank you, @Don Reto Nay !
alexamarie
I love to hear this priest!!! I love his accent....:)
salliperson
Thank you Fr. Reto Nay for this much needed and beautiful explanation. God bless you.
Jungerheld
Catholic with our whole being! Amen!
Harmonia celestiala
Thank you for explaining the signification of ADONAI in our life.
cyprian
Nice! God bless!!!
Gloria Thomas
A thousand thanks to you, Father Reto, and to our Lord, Adonai, for his inspiration in your teaching and in the beauty of the world surrounding you while you speak. Everything so white and clean and crisp and high. Very Lovely. But your love for God is more lovely.
maryjesu
GRACIAS PADRE RETO!!!
campbell
Dear mathew 789,
You wrote "but what do I do when I feel that I cannot forgive myself?". You go to confession, you are not to forgive yourself, this is for others to do. but for your peace of mind and soul you need God's forgivness, this also lessens your time in Purgatory.

Go to confession (It is Christ who you are confessing to), God knows you have done wrong things and thought wrong things,… More
AK
+Thanks be to God for the gift of the Advent retreat and being in the person of Christ the Teacher. Hard to convey the experience of how God transfigures souls but what you say rings true with the experience I've had so far. Was given the desire to worship daily even though requires ongoing confession and even had what seemed like a purgation - was totally humiliating but consoled by the love of … More
Germen
GRACIAS P. RETO, POR ESTAS MEDITACIONES DE LAS ANTÍFONAS QUE NOS AYUDAN A PREPARARNOS A LA NAVIDAD.
SEGUNDA ANTÍFONA:
O Adonai: "¡Oh Dios poderoso y guía de la casa de Israel, que te mostraste a Moisés en la zarza encendida y le diste a ley del Sinaí!"Ven a rescatarnos con el poder de tu brazo”.
Don Reto Nay
Dear Uncle Joe

Thanks for your sharp comment. I don't think that "eye for eye" (Lev) and "don't resist him who is evil" (Mt) are a "change in teaching" because both apply to different circumstances. Lev refers to those "Christians" or not who live under the law without the grace of Jesus Christ. They get therefore dragged into the logic of the law that fights evil with evil (our civil law is … More
Uncle Joe
Thank you for part II of the retreat, Fr. Nay.



Loved the scenery. Perhaps the next Antiphon could be filmed further up the side of the mountain?


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I have a question. -

Under the Old Testament law, there was a strong emphasis on justice and punishments to be inflicted on those who committed crimes. The well known phrase “an eye for an eye”, … More