Friends, most of us are stuck in the boring and narrow confines of the ego-drama. Mary is not playing an ego-dramatic game; she is playing a theo-dramatic game. We hear of how she sets out “with haste”—the sign of the saints—and it’s because she knows her mission and her purpose in God’s story.
Reading 1 – Micah 5:1-4a
Psalm – Ps 80:2-3, 15-16, 18-19
Reading 2 – Heb 10:5-10
Gospel – Lk 1:39-45