Sunday, December 10, 2017

THE SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT

In the name of the Father, (+) and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen

In the morning:  Psalms 67,  150

In the evening: Psalms 46,  93

Read hymn  “Hark! A Thrilling Voice is Sounding”

One or more of the following lessons:

Isaiah 40:1-11,  2 Peter:3:8-15a,  Mark 1:1-8

In the morning: Benedictus Dominus Deus

In the evening: Magnificat

Prayer of the Day                                                                                                      

Stir up our hearts, O Lord, to make ready the way of your only-begotten Son, so that by his advent we may be enabled to serve you with purified minds; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

Pray for the whole Church of God
For her reconciliation and unity                                                                                   For her health and peace                                                                                               For the unity of the Church
For her renewal in the Spirit

Our Father…

The Lord almighty bless (+) us, and direct our days and our deeds in his peace.

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