Second Sunday of Advent

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 57Mass: Isaiah 40:1-5, 9-11; Resp. Psalm 85; 2 Peter 3:8-14; Mark 1:1-8
John the Baptist - Chartres CathedralPrepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths:all flesh shall see the salvation of God.ALLELUIA.
Welcome to the Second Wee
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Second Sunday of Advent

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'Prepare the way of the Lord’:  this is the proclamation for the Second Sunday of Advent.  Jean Danielou wrote over 40 years ago these words that so aptly describe our present day reality:  “The Baptist’s message is addressed to a world held captive by sin and death, powerless to free itself, a world destined for dea
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Saint Ambrose (d. 397); Thursday of the First Week of Advent

Lectio Divina
Anniversary of the Bombing of Pearl Harbor (1941)

Readings of the day: RB 55:1-14Mass: Isaiah 26:1-6; Resp. Psalm 118; Matthew 7:21, 24-27



Trust in the Lord forever!For the Lord is an eternal Rock.
At table, we are reading J. Pérennès’s, 
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Saint Nicholas (4th century), Wednesday of the First Week of Advent

Lectio Divina
 Readings of the day: RB 54Mass: Isaiah 25:6-10a; Resp. Psalm 23; Matthew 15:29-37

Russian Icon of St Nicholas
THEY GLORIFIED THE GOD OF ISRAEL.
In today’s Gospel we hear of the great crowds that came to Jesus. Many with visible afflictions were brought to Him: the mut
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First Sunday of Advent 2017

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 52Mass: Isaiah 63:16b-17, 19b; 64:2-7; Resp. Psalm 80; 1 Corinthians 1:3-9; Mark 13:33-37
HAPPY NEW YEAR!



Welcome to the new liturgical year 2017/2018.May God be praised!
Now that we are in the midst of Advent [began with First Vespers (Evening Prayer I) last night and ends befor
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