Thu 2 December

Thursday of the 1st week of AdventFirst readingIsaiah 26:1-6Open the gates; let the upright nation come in That day, this song will be sung in the land of Judah:We have a strong city;to guard us he has setwall and rampart about us.Open the gates! Let the upright...

Wed 1 December

Wednesday of the 1st week of AdventFirst readingIsaiah 25:6-10The Lord will prepare a banquet for every nation On this mountain,the Lord of hosts will prepare for all peoplesa banquet of rich food, a banquet of fine wines,of food rich and juicy, of fine strained...

Tue 30 November

Saint Andrew, ApostleFirst readingRomans 10:9-18Faith comes from what is preached, and what is preached comes from the word of Christ If your lips confess that Jesus is Lord and if you believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, then you will be saved. By...

Mon 29 November

Monday of the 1st week of AdventFirst readingIsaiah 2:1-5The Lord gathers all nations together into the eternal peace of God’s kingdom The vision of Isaiah son of Amoz, concerning Judah and Jerusalem.In the days to comethe mountain of the Temple of the Lordshall...

Sun 28 November

1st Sunday of AdventFirst readingJeremiah 33:14-16I will make a virtuous Branch grow for David See, the days are coming – it is the Lord who speaks – when I am going to fulfil the promise I made to the House of Israel and the House of Judah:‘In those days and at that...

Sat 27 November

Saturday of week 34 in Ordinary Time, or Saturday memorial of the Blessed Virgin Mary First readingDaniel 7:15-27His sovereignty will be an eternal sovereignty I, Daniel, was deeply disturbed and the visions that passed through my head alarmed me. So I approached one...