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Mirror of Justice

Holy Mary, Mirror of Justice, you reflect Jesus even more beautifully than the moon reflects the rays of the sun, pray for us that we too may be a mirror of your Son. The

Gospel According to St Luke 2 22

Jesus Is Presented in the Temple 22 And when the time came for their purification according to the law of Moses, they brought him up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord

The Channels of Grace

The Gospel According to St Luke 1 37-47

37 For with God nothing will be impossible.” 38 And Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord; let it be to me according to your word.” And the angel departed from her.

 

Mary Visits Elizabeth

Infanticide

The Gospel According to St Matthew 2 13-18

The Escape to Egypt

13 Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Rise, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there till I tell you; for Herod is about to search for the child, to destroy him.” 14 And he rose and took the child and his mother by night, and departed to Egypt, 15 and remained there until the death of Herod. This was to fulfil what the Lord had spoken by the prophet, “Out of Egypt have I called my son.”

 

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