"Now Dismiss Your Servant in Peace" (Nunc Dimittis)

“Now Dismiss Your Servant in Peace” (Nunc Dimittis)

January 1, 2023

Simeon, old and worn but still buoyed by expectation, holds in his arms the Messiah he has been longing for. He cannot hold it in, speaking praise over all who can hear and offering a prophetic word over Jesus. Anna the prophetess stands nearby and speaks a word over this wonder-child as well.

Luke 2:22-38