Forbidden Bible Verses will return in the New Year.
The O Antiphons spell out SARCORE. These are an aide memoire, because, reversed, they spell out in Latin ero cras, which means
I shall be [with you] tomorrow.
The first two days focus on:
- “O Sapientia, quae ex ore altissimi…” (O Wisdom from on high…)
- “O Adonai et dux domus Israel…” (O Lord and leader of the house of Israel…)
- “O Radix Jesse qui stas in signum populorum…” (O Root of Jesse who stood as a standard of the people…)
The meditation for the fourth day is:
“O Clavis David et sceptrum domus…” (O Key of David and scepter of our home…)
An exposition of the relevant verses from Isaiah can be found in the following post:
More will follow during the next few days.