Yes to the Ordinary by Caryll Houselander
I think the most moving fact in the whole history of mankind is that wherever the Holy Spirit has desired to renew the face of the earth, he has chosen to do so through communion with some humble little human creature.
In the instances we know of, it has not been to great or powerful people that the Spirit has come, but to the little or the frightened.
Our Lady was at the most fourteen when the angel came to her; perhaps she was younger. To what was she asked to consent?
First of all, to the descent of the Holy Spirit, to