“Oh Mary, beautiful gate that remained closed and never opened! Christ passed through this gate without opening it.”
“How can the Infinite be contained in the womb? How can the Virgin give birth and remain a Virgin?” (Homily on Matthew 4:6)
"Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bring forth a son, and they shall say for His name, 'God with us.'"
St. Justin states that “Christ, the Son of God, first existed before the morning star and the moon, yet deigned to become Incarnate, and be born of this Virgin of the family of David”.