Matthew 2:16-18 (Douay-Rheims 1899 American Edition)Perhaps we should reflect on the very young and how their innocence is tampered with by those who forget how young and defenseless they are.
16 Then Herod perceiving that he was deluded by the wise men, was exceeding angry; and sending killed all the men children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the borders thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had diligently inquired of the wise men.
17 Then was fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremias the prophet, saying:
18 A voice in Rama was heard, lamentation and great mourning; Rachel bewailing her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not.
Regards — Cliff