- Written by Jonathan Clatworthy Jonathan Clatworthy
- Published: 05 April 2013 05 April 2013
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Not long ago I was talking to someone soon to be priested about what priesthood is. As it happens I had just recently read C W Mitchell’s book on the meaning of ‘bless’ in the Old Testament.
A key text is the ‘Priestly Blessing’ in Numbers 6:24-26: