Now, Master, you can dismiss your servant in peace. For my eyes have seen your salvation.
Look, he is coming with the clouds, and every eye will see him, even those who pierced him.
“Joseph, don’t be afraid to take Mary as your wife, because what has been conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit."
I baptize you with water for repentance. He himself will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.
Then Herod flew into a rage. He gave orders to massacre all the boys around Bethlehem who were two years old and under.
But you, Bethlehem, though you are small among the clans of Judah, out of you will come one who will be ruler over Israel.
Blessed is the Lord because he has provided redemption for his people.
My soul praises the greatness of the Lord.
You will conceive and give birth to a son, and you will name him Jesus.
Now, Master, you can dismiss your servant in peace, for my eyes have seen your salvation.