"O Emmanuel, our King and Law-giver, desired of the nations and their salvation, come and save us, Lord our God".
(cf Isaiah 7:14)
– the Magnificat antiphon for 23 December. My sermon for today, the 4th Sunday of Advent, which considers the mystery of Emmanuel, God-with-us, can be read here.
Detail from a stained glass window by Herbert Hendrie in St Mungo's Cathedral, Glasgow.