Daily Archives: December 13, 2012

Saturday of the Second Week of Advent

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1: Sir 48:1-4, 9-11 In those days, like a fire there appeared the prophet Elijah whose words were as a flaming furnace. Their staff of bread he shattered, in his zeal he reduced them to straits; By … Continue reading

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Friday of the Second Week of Advent

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1: Is 48:17-19 Thus says the LORD, your redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: I, the LORD, your God, teach you what is for your good, and lead you on the way you should go. If you … Continue reading

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Thursday of the Second Week of Advent

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1: Is 41:13-20 I am the LORD, your God, who grasp your right hand; It is I who say to you, “Fear not, I will help you.” Fear not, O worm Jacob, O maggot Israel; I will … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the Second Week of Advent

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 IS 40:25-31 To whom can you liken me as an equal? says the Holy One. Lift up your eyes on high and see who has created these things: He leads out their army and numbers them, … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the Second Week of Advent

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1: Is 40:1-11 Comfort, give comfort to my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to her that her service is at an end, her guilt is expiated; Indeed, she has received from the … Continue reading

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Monday of the Second Week of Advent

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1: Is 35:1-10 The desert and the parched land will exult; the steppe will rejoice and bloom. They will bloom with abundant flowers, and rejoice with joyful song. The glory of Lebanon will be given to them, … Continue reading

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