Saturday 15 December 2018 (other days)
Saturday of the 2nd week of Advent
Let us adore the Lord, the King who is to come.
Year: C(I). Psalm week: 2. Liturgical Colour: Violet.
About the author of the Second Reading in today's Office of Readings:
|Second Reading: Blessed Isaac of Stella (c.1105 - c.1178)|
|Liturgical colour: violet|
|Mid-morning reading (Terce)||Isaiah 4:2 ©|
That day, the branch of the Lord shall be beauty and glory, and the fruit of the earth shall be the pride and adornment of Israel’s survivors.
|Noon reading (Sext)||Isaiah 4:3 ©|
Those who are left of Zion and remain of Jerusalem shall be called holy and those left in Jerusalem, noted down for survival.
|Afternoon reading (None)||Isaiah 61:11 ©|
As the earth makes fresh things grow, as a garden makes seeds spring up, so will the Lord make both integrity and praise spring up in the sight of the nations.
Scripture readings taken from The Jerusalem Bible, published and copyright © 1966, 1967 and 1968 by Darton, Longman & Todd, Ltd and Doubleday, a division of Random House, Inc, and used by permission of the publishers. For on-line information about other Random House, Inc. books and authors, see the Internet web site at http://www.randomhouse.com.
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