Oh, how deep was my sin that split the Godhead in such a way. Oh, what wonder that Jesus could become a child—the Creator creates Himself human. And, this was ever meant to be.
The book of Hebrews declares it.
Jesus is first compared to angels. There is no comparison.
God brought Jesus, His Firstborn, into the world. The act of the incarnation was of the Father, and the angels were to worship Him, and they did from the very night of His birth.
Angels abiding in the field—keeping watch over their sheep—and a host appeared, singing “Hosanna in the highest—Behold! For unto you this day is born this day in the city of David, a Savior, which is Christ the Lord.
We’ve heard the old King James version in so many Christmas pageants that the words tumble from our memory effortlessly—and, I’m afraid, without much thought.
Some passages just read better in the old KJV and this is one.
Rest in it.
Meditate on it.
Behold! Today a Savior is born. He is Christ the Lord.
God creates Himself as a baby. It is a mystery. We cannot figure it out. How can it be? But, God is God, and He can do anything. Just look around. Look at the world. Look at the baby before you.
Hebrews 1:6b says, “Let all the angels worship Him.”
And, if the angels worship, shouldn't I? Everyday?