His name will be Emmanuel: God with us (cf. Isa. 7:14; Matt. 1:23). If we understand the significance of this name Emmanuel, we will find it includes the
Bishop Jacques-Benigne Bossuet reflects on the significance of the Incarnation in this excerpt from “Meditations for Advent.”
Humility brought about the triumph of Jesus and so must also be the cause of Mary’s glory.
Dan Burke and Melissa Elson interview Dr. Christopher Blum on his book “Meditations for Lent”; Bishop Jacques-Benigne Bossuet’s reflections on the Christ’s life.
I do not want to meet Jesus on my deathbed. I want him to already be close so that death is something we do together,