And God said, “This is the sign of the covenant that I make between me and you and every living creature that is with you, for all future generations: I have set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be a sign of the covenant between me and the earth. When I bring clouds over the earth and the bow is seen in the clouds, I will remember my covenant that is between me and you and every living creature of all flesh. And the waters shall never again become a flood to destroy all flesh. When the bow is in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is on the earth.” Genesis 9:12-16
The photo at the head of this post was taken at Kibuye, Burundi, East Africa, April 26. The photo at the foot of this post was taken in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, USA, April 27. A (double) rainbow over the mission and medical compound that is Hope Kibuye. Twenty four hours later a rainbow arced over LPC on a cloudy spring evening.
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