100 Syllables on Gabriel’s Visit to Mary

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In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, 27to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. 28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.”  29 Mary was greatly troubled at … Read More

Magnificat in 100 Syllables

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And Mary said:    “My soul glorifies the Lord 47 and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior,48 for he has been mindful   of the humble state of his servant.From now on all generations will call me blessed, 49 for the Mighty One has done great things for me—   holy is his name.50 His mercy extends to those who fear him,   from generation to generation.51 He has performed mighty deeds with … Read More

1 to 10 Words A Line on Luke 1:45

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At that time Mary got ready and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judea, 40 where she entered Zechariah’s home and greeted Elizabeth. 41 When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. 42 In a loud voice she exclaimed: “Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the child you will bear! 43 But … Read More