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"Yet to all who received him,
to those who believed in his name,
he gave the right to become children of God
children born not of natural descent,
nor of human decision or a husband's will,
but born of God.
Word became flesh and made
his dwelling among us.
We have seen his glory,
the glory of the One and Only,
who came from the Father
full of grace and truth. "
"My soul glorifies the Lord
and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior,
for he has been mindful
of the humble state of his servant.
From now on all generations will call me blessed,
for the Mighty One has done great things for me holy is his name.
His mercy extends to those who fear him,
from generation to generation.
He has performed mighty deeds with his arm;
he has scattered those who are proud in their inmost thoughts.
He has brought down rulers from their thrones
but has lifted up the humble.
He has filled the hungry with good things
but has sent the rich away empty.
He has helped his servant Israel,
remembering to be merciful
to Abraham and his descendants forever,
even as he said to our fathers. "