- The angels who appeared to the shepherds:
– Worshipped Jesus in Heaven
– Were astounded at Jesus becoming man.
– Knew what He was going to do.
- Perspective on the shepherds’ place in Jewish culture.
- Shepherds as a metaphor for the Great Shepherd.
- Parallel of the shepherds’ lambs to the Lamb of God
- Our call to be shepherds.
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