Chapter 2

Mary and the Angel

“Chapter 2: Mary and the Angel,” New Testament Stories (2005), 8–9

Mary and Joseph

Mary and Joseph lived in Nazareth. They were very good people. They loved each other and were going to be married.

angel talking to Mary

One day the angel Gabriel came to Mary. He told Mary that God would bless her.

angel talking to Mary

Gabriel told Mary that she would be the mother of the Son of God. His name would be Jesus, and He would be the King of all righteous people.

angel talking to Mary

Mary said that she would obey Heavenly Father and be the mother of Jesus.