In these years where Mary watches over Jesus, God is showing Mary how deep His love truly is. She would do anything to keep harm from coming to her son. And yet she knows that His Heavenly Father loves her son a thousand times more.
God’s not being pushed anywhere. God has chosen to be in a manger. God has chosen to be born poor. God has chosen to be born illegitimate. And let’s not forget He’s made the humbling choice to be born human.