“The kingdoms of this world are become the kingdoms of our Lord, and of his Christ!”Read More
“A VOICE WAS HEARD IN RAMAH,
WEEPING AND GREAT MOURNING,
RACHEL WEEPING FOR HER CHILDREN;
AND SHE REFUSED TO BE COMFORTED,
BECAUSE THEY WERE NO MORE.”
After coming into the house
they saw the Child with Mary His mother;
and they fell to the ground and worshiped Him.
“For we saw His star in the east
and have come to worship Him.”
“For my eyes have seen Your salvation,
Which You have prepared
in the presence of all peoples,
A Light of revelation to the Gentiles,
And the glory of Your people Israel.”
“Hallelujah! For the Lord our God, the Almighty, reigns.”Read More
…and we beheld His glory,
glory as of the only begotten from the Father,
full of grace and truth.
The shepherds went back, glorifying and praising God
for all that they had heard and seen, just as had been told them.
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son.Read More
While they were there, the days
were completed for her to give birth.
Christ Jesus, who, although existing in the form of God,
did not regard equality with God a thing to be grasped,
but emptied Himself, by taking the form of a slave,
by being made in the likeness of men.