“Two months ago Meriam Ibrahim gave birth in chains on a Sudanese prison floor. Yet just a few days ago she held the baby, Maja, on her lap as she spoke to Pope Francis in the Vatican. 150 more words
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"THE ASSUMPTION REMINDS US THAT MARY'S LIFE, LIKE THAT OF EVERY CHRISTIAN, IS A JOURNEY OF FOLLOWING, FOLLOWING JESUS"
“The Assumption reminds us that Mary’s life, like that of every Christian, is a journey of following, following Jesus, a journey that has a very precise destination, a future already marked out: the definitive victory over sin and death and full communion with God, because as Paul says in his Letter to the Ephesians the Father “raised us up with him, and made us sit with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus” (Eph 2:6). 88 more words
THE ALMIGHTY HAS DONE GREAT THINGS FOR ME, HE HAS EXALTED THE LOWLY.
Mary set out and went as quickly as she could to a town in the hill country of Judah. 266 more words