Advent Penance Service
St. Leonard Faith Community will have an
Advent celebration of the Rite of Penance on
Thursday, December 1 at 7:00pm in the chapel.
Three priests will be available.
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Second Sunday of Advent Our need to change
Reading I Isaiah 11:1–10 (the rule of Emmanuel)
Reading II Romans 15:4–9 (prayer of encouragement)
Gospel Matthew 3:1–12 (John the Baptist)
Key Passage This is the one [John the Baptist] of whom the prophet Isaiah spoke when he said, “The voice of one crying out in the wilderness: Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.” (Matthew 3:3)
Adult: What do you need to change so that others can learn from watching you that Christ walks among us?
Child: What could you do so that others will see in you what it means to follow Jesus?