… that touching scene in Luke of the cousins meeting – Mary and Elizabeth – both now pregnant.  Purposeful pregnancies of great and ultimate significance.  John and Jesus, second cousins – cuzzie bros – will bring joy, perplexity, tragedy and, finally, triumph to their mothers.  And for many down the centuries to now.
Elizabeth’s and Mary’s sons would both die turning the world upside down. [… for more, click on title]