Then Herod, when he saw that he had been outwitted by the wise men, flew into a rage. He gave orders to massacre all the male children who were two years old and under.
“Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him.”
When Joseph got up from sleeping, he did as the Lord’s angel had commanded him.
The One who examines the thoughts and emotions is a righteous God.
The Lord has heard my plea for help; the Lord accepts my prayer.
Lord, lead me in Your righteousness because of my adversaries; make Your way straight before me.
How long, exalted men, will my honor be insulted? How long will you love what is worthless and pursue a lie?
But You, Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, and the One who lifts up my head.
Serve the Lord with reverential awe and rejoice with trembling.
"Go, sell all you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me.”