Elisabeth had to have faith that what the angel had told Zacharias would come to pass, that she would have a son even though past child bearing age, and that he would be the way maker for the Messiah.
Just as it was in the time of Noah, so the coming of the Son of Man will be. In those days before the flood, people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, buying and selling, planting and building, until the day Noah entered the ark. They knew nothing, until the flood came and took them all away. It will be the same at the coming of the Son of Man. (Mt 24:36-39; Lu 17:26-30).
It is often supposed that the…Continue