O Root of Jesse, who stand as an ensign to the peoples, at whom kings stand silent and whom the gentiles seek, come and free us, delay no longer!
|Source: Ansgar Holmberg, CSJ|
Some scripture texts worth pondering as we listen to the antiphon are Isaiah 11.1; Isaiah 11.10; Jeremiah 23. 5-6: Micah 5.1; Romans 15. 8-13; Revelation 5.1-5; Revelation 22.16
iBenedictines - O Radix Jesse: hope that does not disappoint
A Seat at the Table - Hail, O greenest branch
Blue Eyed Ennis - O Root of Jesse
A Nun's Life - O Radix Jesse
Fr Z - O Radix Jesse