Monday, October 23, 2017
Jesus ate Fish
At one level it is a sign that Jesus' resurrection will give the impetus for the disciples to be sent into the world and Gentile nations will become part of the people of God alongside Israel. 153 is 51 x 3. 50 stands for Israel as Jubilee states that one is return to his own land in the 50th year so that the land of Israel is never to be dispossessed or uninhabited. The number "1" stands for the rest of the nations. Is it fair 50 shares belong to Israel and only one for all the nations? But Israel is the tree and the Jewish Messiah is the root and Gentiles are foreign branches grated into the one olive tree. Israel is the first born son and heirs of God. Tonight like Jesus I ate fish. Not the expensive type but that consumed by ordinary folks. Last week in KK I attended a family dinner as my brother and his family came from Singapore to visit. The waiter brought into our room a fish dish which we did not order. The captain shouted to the waiter and said the fish was for another room of diners and that the fish served cost RM1,800.00. Tonight my dish cost RM4.00 with soup and vegetables besides.
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