WEEK OF ADVENT II
In the name of the Father, (+) and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen
In the morning: Psalms 54, 146
In the evening: Psalms 28, 127
One or more of the following lessons:
In the morning: Benedictus Dominus Deus
In the evening: Magnificat
Prayer of the Day
Stir up your power, O Lord, and come; that by your protection we may be rescued from the threatening perils of our sins, and saved by your mighty deliverance; for you live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.
Pray for all people in society and community
For families and children
For those who live alone
For those we love
For the poor and the forgotten
The Lord almighty bless (+) us, and direct our days and our deeds in his peace.