Mary took the news of her great promotion in an unthankful spirit.
The Bible says He is good to all, and kind even to the unthankful.
But you women are an unthankful race, and don't deserve our kindness.
We see it in his not withholding that abundance even from the unthankful.
Nor shall we do dishonour to this realm, nor be unthankful for these benefits.
Reverence to antiquity must not make us blind or unthankful.
To be a prophet is, and ever has been, an unthankful office.
Nor shall we do dishonor to this realm, nor be unthankful for these benefits.
We see it in his notwithholding that abundance even from the unthankful.'
And be not unthankful for so great a mercy, because you have not more.