Reveal among us the light of your presence, that we may behold your power and glory.
Readings (Click the links to see the readings)
"the power of the Most High will overshadow you" — Gospel of Luke
When we think of God, and
So there is surprise in the air
What is happening under that
She is astonished and afraid; even in
Of her hair; she knows that
Blessèd are you, Sovereign God, our light and our life;
St John the Baptiser, St Zeno's chapel, Santa Prassede, Rome.
"Truly I tell you, among those born of women no one has arisen greater than John the Baptist;
"The Lord is gracious and compassionate" (Ps 145:8) — Bridget Moses.
May the Lord, when he comes, find us watching and waiting. Amen.