Collect, Readings and Sermon for December 9, 2018

Updated: Dec 17, 2018


This is the Second Sunday of the Advent season. You can read a little more about the meaning of Advent, and view the upcoming schedule of services at Christ Episcopal Church, here.


Collect of the Day:

Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation: Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our sins, that we may greet with joy the coming of Jesus Christ our Redeemer; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

Amen.


The Readings for this Sunday are:

Baruch 5:1-9

Philippians 1:3-11

Luke 3:1-6

Canticle 4 or 16


We were blessed to have had Bishop Chilton Knudsen with us this Sunday, and you can listen to or download her sermon below: