Mary In The Handmaid Of The Lord

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Upon first meeting Gabriel, Mary is troubled and yet she examples bravery when she accepts Gods path thus proving she is wise in the way of a leader and faithful in the ways of a follower. Gabriel blesses Mary treating her with as much respect as he had given another biblical figure Daniel, therefore distinguishing Mary and setting her on to the same level as the wise and righteous Daniel. Although Mary Is seen as more worthy than previous people in the bible she is still lower then others especially the lord. In the passage Mary claims to be "The handmaid of the Lord" thus portraying Mary as a servant of the lord whose duty it was to carry Gods baby in her womb.

In Luke 1:26-38 Mary is portrayed as the living embodiment of the fundamental
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