The Word Among Us

Advent 2014 Issue

Love Begets Love

Why did the “Word” become “flesh”?

Love Begets Love: Why did the “Word” become “flesh”?

Do you remember when your first child was born? You were so filled with love that you would have done anything to protect and nurture this tiny little person God had entrusted to you. Just seeing this child sleeping peacefully filled you with a surge of love that you had never experienced before. This was your child, and you wanted nothing more than to love him and to feel the love that he had for you.

As deep and as life changing as it is, the love that parents feel for their children is just a shadow of the love that God, our heavenly...


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