December 23, 2018

Luke 1:39-45

We hear the story of Mary’s visit to Elizabeth for a second time this Advent season. For Elizabeth and her unborn son, the Visitation is a first encounter with God’s son; for Mary, it is the time and place for her to glorify the Lord.

In this encounter we see clearly proud human expectations overthrown and the lowly exalted. Have mercy on us.

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