Homage Isaiah 60:3 “Nations shall come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawn.” Elijah as Forerunner Malachi 4:5 “Lo, I will send you the prophet Elijah before the great and terrible day of the Lord comes. He will turn the hearts of parents to their children and the hearts of children to their parents, so that I will not come and strike the land with a curse.” Flight to Egypt Hosea 11:1 “When Israel was a child, I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son.” Massacre of Innocents Jeremiah 31:15 “Thus says the Lord: A voice I s heard in Ramah, lamentation and bitter weeping. Rachel is weeping for her children; she refuses to be comforted for her children, because they are no more.” Healing Ministry Isaiah 53:4 “Surely he has borne our infirmities and carried our diseases; yet we accounted him stricken, struck down by God, and afflicted. But he was wounded for our transgressions, crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the punishment that made us whole, and by his bruises we are healed.” Cite as: Ina Lipkowitz, course materials for 21L.458 The Bible, Spring 2007. MIT OpenCourseWare (http://ocw.mit.edu/), Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Downloaded on [DD Month YYYY].