Apocalypse 11:19; 12: 1-6. 10
John’s vision of the final victory won by God by means of the child born of a woman despite the threat of the great dragon.

1 Corinthians 15: 20-26
As children of Adam we are all destined to die, but those who belong to Christ will be brought to life in him, the first fruits of the resurrection.

Luke 1: 39-56
Mary praises God for the part she is to play in God’s work of salvation.