Mary visits Elizabeth

After Mary consents to become the mother of Jesus she visits her relative Elizabeth, who is also expecting a baby, who will be John the Baptist. While there, Mary praises God, and speaks the words of the well known Magnificat. (Luke 1:39-56)

Daily Inspiration

"The doing of a good deed flows from the desiring of it. In ancient times, deed and will were made one... for pretense did not exist at all."

Arcana Coelestia 363