The month of January is devoted to the Holy Name of Jesus,
"Then the angel said to her, 'Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. Behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name him Jesus. He will be great and will be called Son of the Most High..."
Our Lady was the first to revere the Holy Name of Jesus. She began to do this as soon as the angel revealed the Sacred Name. All during the arduous journey into the hill country of Judah , on her errand of charity, She kept the Sacred Name within Her heart. When Our Lady arrived at the house of Zecharias and greeted Elizabeth , Our Lady, revealed the secret Her pondered during the journey:
My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord
And my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour
Holy is His name.