CATHOLIC NEWS OF THE WEEK . Saturday, 17 November 2018

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Second Sunday of Advent

DECEMBER 8 – SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT.
Mass of the Sunday. Creed, preface for Advent I (violet).
Readings:
Isaiah 11:1-10;
Romans 15:4-9;
Matthew 3:1-12.

DECEMBER 9 – IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY.
Mass of the solemnity, Gloria, Creed, preface of the solemnity (white).
Readings: 
Genesis 3:9-15, 20; 
Ephesians 1:3-6, 11-12; 
Luke 1:26-38.

DECEMBER 10 – TUESDAY: SECOND WEEK OF ADVENT.
Mass of the day, preface for Advent I (violet). 
Readings:
Isaiah 40:1-10; 
Matthew 18:12-14

DECEMBER 11 – WEDNESDAY: SECOND WEEK OF ADVENT.
Mass of the day, preface for Advent I (violet).
Readings: 
Isaiah 40:25-31; 
Matthew 11:28-30.

DECEMBER 12 – THURSDAY: SECOND WEEK OF ADVENT.
Mass of the day, preface for Advent I (violet).
Readings: 
Isaiah 41:13-20; 
Matthew 11:11-15.

DECEMBER 13 – ST. LUCY.
Mass of the memorial, preface for Advent I (red).
Readings:
Isaiah 48:17-19; 
Matthew 11:16-19.

DECEMBER 14 – ST.  JOHN OF THE CROSS.
Mass of the memorial, preface for Advent I (white).
Readings: 
Sirach 48:1-4, 9-11; 
Matthew 17:10-13.

December 2013 prayer intentions

General: 

That children who are victims of abandonment or violence may find the love and protection they need.

 

Mission:

 

Prepare the Saviour’s coming. That Christians, enlightened by the Word incarnate, may prepare humanity for the Saviour’s coming.