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Dimanche de la joie

Read an Advent meditation in English.

Ésaïe 61: 1-3

L'esprit du Seigneur, l'Éternel, est sur moi,
Car l'Éternel m'a oint pour porter de bonnes nouvelles aux malheureux;
Il m'a envoyé pour guérir ceux qui ont le coeur brisé,
Pour proclamer aux captifs la liberté,
Et aux prisonniers la délivrance;
Pour publier une année de grâce de l'Éternel,
Et un jour de vengeance de notre Dieu;
Pour consoler tous les affligés;
Pour accorder aux affligés de Sion,
Pour leur donner un diadème au lieu de la cendre,
Une huile de joie au lieu du deuil,
Un vêtement de louange au lieu d'un esprit abattu,
Afin qu'on les appelle des térébinthes de la justice,
Une plantation de l'Éternel, pour servir à sa gloire.


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今週初めて黒澤明の『隠し砦の三悪人』という映画を見ました。この三悪人とは、だれですか? 三船敏郎が演じる真壁六郎太(まかべろくたろう)と二人の百姓です。この3人の登場人物の関係はとても面白くて、全ての人間の弱さも愛される性質も示します。