Fourth Sunday of Advent

Fourth Sunday of Advent

On the Fourth Sunday of Advent, the gospel reading (Luke 1:26-38) recalls Mary’s openness to God’s will to bear Jesus. Let us follow her example of obedience and share God’s love with the world. Prayer of the DayStir up your power, Lord Christ, and come. With your...
Third Sunday of Advent

Third Sunday of Advent

On the Third Sunday of Advent, we joyfully focus on Christ’s arrival as the “light” for the whole world. This is why this Sunday is sometimes called “Gaudete Sunday” which means “rejoice.” Prayer of the DayStir up the wills of your faithful people, Lord God, and open...
Second Sunday of Advent

Second Sunday of Advent

On the Second Sunday of Advent, the gospel reading (Mark 1:1-8) recalls John the Baptist’s role to “prepare the way for the Lord” in his preaching of repentance. Let’s reflect on how we should prepare our lives for Christ’s second coming by our own repentance. Prayer...