The Word Among Us

Advent 2011 Issue

He Is Our Salvation

The Advent call to embrace Jesus.

He Is Our Salvation: The Advent call to embrace Jesus.

Scripture tells us that “the Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us” (John 1:14). Every Christmas, we celebrate the Son of God coming among us as a helpless baby.

As one of the Christmas Octave anti­phons proclaims, “Marvelous exchange! Man’s creator became man. . . . We have been made...

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