In the passage, Elizabeth is the first to say, "Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb."
Deacon Greg has posted a fine homily on today's Gospel that could be simply titled "Welcome Home."
Fran also has a good reflection for this Sunday.
Flashbacks: Fourth Sundays 2008, 2007 and 2006.
The painting above is "Mary and Elizabeth" by Dorothy Webster Hawksley (1884-1970).