Adam had a kingly mission. However, he became a bad king. David was meant to restore kingship to its proper form. However, he failed too. But Christ, the Lord, is the King who sets everything aright and restores creation. His kingdom rivals all others.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 – 2 Samuel 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16
Psalm – Psalm 89:2-3, 4-5, 27-29
Reading 2 – Romans 16:25-27
Gospel – Luke 1:26-38