March 25: The Annunciation of the Lord

Entrance Antiphon from today’s Mass: “The Lord said, as he entered the world: Behold, I come to do your will, O God.”

Caravaggio, The Annunciation, 1608-09, Oil on canvas, 285 x 205 cm, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nancy

Caravaggio, The Annunciation, 1608-09, Oil on canvas, 285 x 205 cm, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nancy

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2 thoughts on “March 25: The Annunciation of the Lord

  1. Annunciation is associated with Mary’s “yes” to God.

    As a woman, I am still looking for a feast of Joseph, saying “yes” to God… focusing on fathers responsibility when conceiving their children.

    Just a thought …

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