And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying, “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace, goodwill among all people.”
the so-called world of adults may understand it,
but we children don't.
Why is it that countries which we call "strong"
are so powerful in creating wars
but so weak in bringing peace?
Why is it that giving guns is so easy
but giving books is so hard?
Why is it that making tanks is so easy,
building schools is so difficult?
he has scattered the proud in their conceit.
He has brought down the powerful from their thrones,
and lifted up the lowly;
he has filled the hungry with good things,
and sent the rich away empty.