And Marysaid: "1My soula2exalts the Lord,
And 3my spirit has rejoiced in 4God my Savior.
"For 5He has hadregard for the humblestate of His bbondslave; For behold, from thistime on allgenerations will count me 6blessed.
"For the MightyOne has donegreatthings for me; And holy is His name.
"7AND HIS MERCY IS cUPON GENERATIONAFTERGENERATION TOWARD THOSE WHO FEAR HIM.
"8He has donedmightydeeds with His arm; He has scattered those who were proud in the ethoughts of their heart.
"He has broughtdownrulers from their thrones, And has 9exalted those who were humble.
"10HE HAS FILLED THE HUNGRY WITH GOODTHINGS; And sentaway the richempty-handed.
"He has givenhelp to Israel His servant, fIn remembrance of His mercy,
5511As He spoke to our fathers, 12To Abraham and his gdescendantsforever."