When they had departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Rise, take the child and his mother, flee to Egypt, and stay there until I tell you. Herod is going to search for the child to destroy him.” Joseph rose and took the child and his mother by night and departed for Egypt.
(Speak to God, using these words or words of your own.)
Loving God, your Son Jesus knew the experience of hatred and violence and responded with justice and love. Help me to follow his example and be a clear witness of your Kingdom of justice and love.