Category: New Eve

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Be It Done to Me

Establish thy word to thy servant, in thy fear. Psalm 119, 38 And Mary said: Behold the handmaid of the Lord; be it done to me according to thy word. And the angel departed from her. Luke 1, 38 . What was essential in the Divine plan of salvation was that the Blessed Virgin Mary should have the freedom to decide whether to be … Read More Be It Done to Me

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Behold the Handmaid of the Lord

“I, your servant, have never eaten at the table of Haman, nor have I graced the banquet of the king or drunk the wine of libations. From the day I was brought here till now, your servant has had no joy except in you, Lord, God of Abraham. O God, whose power is over all, hear the voice of those in despair. Save us … Read More Behold the Handmaid of the Lord

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She Shall Crush Thy Head

inimicitias ponam inter te et mulierem et semen tuum et semen illius ipsa conteret caput tuum et tu insidiaberis calcaneo eius God said to the serpent: ‘I will put enmities between thee and the woman, and thy seed and her seed: she shall crush thy head, and thou shalt lie in wait for her heel.’ Genesis 3, 15 {DRB} . Originally, an epicene Hebrew … Read More She Shall Crush Thy Head