Old Testament: 2 Samuel 7:1-11, 16
Psalter: Luke 1:46b-55 or Psalm 89:1-4, 19-26
Epistle: Romans 16:25-27
Gospel: Luke 1:26-38
Ever faithful God, through prophets and angels, you promised to raise up a holy child who would establish a household of peace and justice. Open our hearts to receive your Son, that we may open our doors to welcome all people as sisters and brothers, and establish your household in our time. Amen.