Mary has every reason to fear the appearance of Gabriel. Every demure depiction to the contrary, the Angel Gabriel’s “annunciation” to Mary is no private affair. It’s a public matter of the first order. Mary shrinks back.
Katie Kieffer, author of “Let Me Be Clear: Barack Obama’s War On Millennials, And One Woman’s Case For Hope,” will be featured at a book signing and wine tasting event from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 29, at The Vintage, 8971 Crossroads Blvd., Chanhassen.