The CTM Newsletter • December 2020

God is with us! In chapter 7 of the book of Isaiah, the prophet Isaiah predicted that the Messiah would be miraculously born to a virgin, and that he would be called, Immanuel – which means “God with us”. Approximately 700 years after this prophecy was given through Isaiah, the angel Gabriel appeared in the village of Nazareth to a virgin girl named Mary and proclaimed her to be the one who would give birth to the Messiah.