The Lord’s Prayer in Jesus’ native language

October 1, 2013
I went full-on Disney dork as my wife and I celebrated our 20th anniversary.

I went full-on Disney dork as my wife and I celebrated our 20th anniversary.

Lisa and I celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary at Disney last weekend—without the kids! I will be uploading my September 22 sermon on the Lord’s Prayer later today. In the meantime, here’s the video we showed in worship on the 22nd, from my trip to the Holy Land.

In it, an Eastern Orthodox believer in Bethlehem recites the Lord’s Prayer in a version of Jesus’ native language, Aramaic.

Just think: when Jesus first gave his disciples this model prayer, he sounded something like this:

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