The Birth of Christ

Here is a piece from St. Augustine of Hippo (354-440 AD) that describes the significance of the birth of Christ. I like it a lot. I should have posted this on Christmas day, but failed to. My apologies.

Let the just rejoice,
for their justifier is born.
Let the sick and infirm rejoice,
For their saviour is born.
Let the captives rejoice,
For their Redeemer is born.
Let slaves rejoice,
for their Master is born.
Let free men rejoice,
For their Liberator is born.
Let All Christians rejoice,
For Jesus Christ is born.

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