Advent Quotes: John Piper – Souls overwhelmed by the condescension of God

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“The only people whose soul can truly magnify the Lord

are people like Elizabeth and Mary — people who acknowledge

their lowly estate and are overwhelmed

by the condescension of the magnificent God.

from John Piper’s excellent Advent devotional on the Magnificat

Art Credit: Web Gallery of Art. Mariotto Albertinelli.  Visitation, 1503. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

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