“When the angels went away from them to heaven, the shepherds said to one another, ‘Let us go, then, to Bethlehem to see this thing that has taken place, which the Lord has made known to us.’”
- Imagine yourself outside at midnight and are startled by angels singing.
- How do you think you would have responded?
- Knowing what you know today, as you approach the crib, what is the message of the angels?
Heritage word—“All of us who understand Christmas want the Christ to be born not only two thousand years ago, but also to be born in us today and dwell with us permanently.”
(Sister Joan Marie, 9thProvincial of the Toledo Province)