Dec 22, 2012  · Today’s gospel is absolutely one of my favorites. It is Mary’s Magnificat. In her humility – in her "situation" -without fear or reservation, she unabashedly sings the praises of her God. Let us look at the first reading of today. Ahaz was a descendant of King David and he. Jesus was a combination of the two and it is in his name that he Paul was chosen…