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Monday Musing – The Annunciation

“She shut her eyes and trusted in God who could bring all things to pass, even though common sense were against it; and because she believed, God did to her as he said…. there are here three miracles: that God and man should be joined in this
Child, that a mother should remain a virgin; that Mary should have such faith as to believe that this mystery would be accomplished in her”Martin Luther on the Annunciation

Mary’s choices… to hear, to listen, to believe, to say yes. What could be more beautiful?

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4 Responses

  1. I have to thank two Lutheran pastor friends who served up the beautiful words from Martin Luther, via Facebook yesterday. Thank you Rev. Diane Roth and Rev. David Hansen.

  2. Beautiful words and pictures. Thank you.

  3. Very pretty pictures, I agree!! So nice to see the Annunciation represented so many ways.

  4. Thank you for these beautiful & meaningful sights – a stairway to visio divina…

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