Thursday, December 15, 2016
Shall I try a Magnificat? Mary's is holy FOOD or Manna of Life (Luke 1)
Luke's Gospel, in which chapter 1 parallels the news of two pregnancies - Elizabeth, wife of a respected Jewish priest's at the temple in Judah, and Mary's, a common girl bethrothed to Joseph the Carpenter of Nazareth (perhaps 60 miles north). Now, Luke the physician is the author of two huge works in the New Testament (his Gospel and "Acts"), and he is the only Gentile writer used by the Holy Spirit, as all the other 64 books are attributed to Jewish authors. In verses 18 and 34 of Chapter 1,... Sign in
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