Sacrifice or oblation you wished not, but ears open to obedience you gave me. Holocausts or sin-offerings you sought not; then said I, "Behold I come."
"In the written scroll it is prescribed for me, to do your will, O my God, is my delight, and your law is within my heart!"
I announced your justice in the vast assembly; I did not restrain my lips, as you, O LORD, know.
Your justice I kept not hid within my heart; your faithfulnessand your salvation I have spoken of; I have made no secret of your kindness and your truth in the vast assembly.
First he says, "Sacrifices and offerings, holocausts and sin offerings, you neither desired nor delighted in." These are offered according to the law. Then he says, "Behold, I come to do your will." He takes away the first to establish the second. By this "will," we have been consecrated through the offering of the Body of Jesus Christ once for all.
and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. Therefore the child to be born will be called holy, the Son of God. And behold, Elizabeth, your relative, has also conceived a son in her old age, and this is the sixth month for her who was called barren; for nothing will be impossible for God."
ears open to obedience
to do your will, O my God, is my delight
announced your justice
Your justice I kept not hid
I come to do your will