path takes him to a powerful source of his strength to continue.
All his life, his mother had taught him the meaning of the words, "Behold,
the handmaid of the Lord." Now they look into each other's eyes.
How pierced-through her heart must be! How pained he must be to see
her tears! Now, her grace-filled smile blesses his mission and stirs
his heart to its depth. Love and trust in God bind them together..