‘Or ever the sun be risen, ye shall see the King of Kings, proceeding from the Father, as a Bridegroom out of his chamber’. These are the words of the Magnificat Antiphon for First Vespers of Christmas.

As St John put it: ‘The true light that enlightens every man was coming into the world’. May He be your true light in these days, bringing joy and peace, and may God bless you.