December 19, 2021 the Fourth  Sunday in Advent
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December 19, 2021 the Fourth Sunday in Advent

Gospel: Luke 1:39-45 [46-55] 39In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country, 40where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. 41When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped in her womb. And Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit 42and exclaimed with a loud cry, “Blessed are...

December 12, 2021, the Third Sunday in Advent
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December 12, 2021, the Third Sunday in Advent

Gospel: Luke 3:7-18 7John said to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come? 8Bear fruits worthy of repentance. Do not begin to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our ancestor’; for I tell you, God is able from...

December 5, 2021 the Second Sunday in Advent
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December 5, 2021 the Second Sunday in Advent

Gospel: Luke 3: 1-6 1In the fifteenth year of the reign of Emperor Tiberius, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was ruler of Galilee, and his brother Philip ruler of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias ruler of Abilene, 2during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God...

November 28, 2021,  The first Sunday in Advent
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November 28, 2021, The first Sunday in Advent

Gospel:Luke 21:25-36 The holy gospel according to Luke the 21st Chapter. Glory to you, O Lord. [Jesus said:] “There will be signs in the sun, the moon, and the stars, and on the earth distress among nations confused by the roaring of the sea and the waves. People will faint from fear and foreboding of...

The Feminine Face of God
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The Feminine Face of God

THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT LUKE 1: 26-38 In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. The angel went to her and said, “Greetings,...

Be the Light
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Be the Light

THE THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT DECEMBER 13, 2020 JOHN 1: 6-8, 19-28 There was a man sent from God whose name was John. He came as a witness to testify concerning that light, so that through him all might believe. He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light....

Something Will Happen
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Something Will Happen

THE SECOND SUNDAY IN ADVENT DECEMBER 6, 2020 MARK 1: 1-8 The beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God, as it is written in Isaiah the prophet: “I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way” “a voice of one calling in the wilderness, ‘Prepare...

From One to Two
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From One to Two

LUKE 3: 7-18 He said therefore to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come? Bear fruits in keeping with repentance. And do not begin to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our father.’ For I tell you,...

How Can We Prepare for the Unexpected?
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How Can We Prepare for the Unexpected?

HE SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT LUKE 3: 1-6 In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene, during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas,...

The First Sunday of Advent
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The First Sunday of Advent

THE FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT DECEMBER 2, 2018 LUKE 21: 25-36 “There will be signs in the sun, moon and stars. On the earth, nations will be in anguish and perplexity at the roaring and tossing of the sea. People will faint from terror, apprehensive of what is coming on the world, for the heavenly bodies...