SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT – YEAR A
First Reading: Isaiah 11:1-10. Resp. Psalm: Ps 72:1-2,7-9,12-13,17. ℟: In his days shall justice flourish, and great peace forever. Second Reading: Roman 11:1-10. Gospel acclamation: Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight; all flesh shall see the salvation of God. Gospel: Matthew 3:1-12.
THE ARCHBISHOP’S ADVENT APPEAL: There will be a second collection on all the Sunday of Advent for the Pastoral and Building needs of the Archdiocese. Please take your set of envelopes that is available at the entrance.
SVP FOOD DRIVE: The St Vincent de Paul Society has started a “bring a tin to Mass” drive for those in our parish for whom Christmas will be bleak given the price of food. More info can be found on the poster in the foyer.
DONATIONS/PLANNED GIVING/TITHES: We are thankful to all those who are contributing weekly to the collection. Please prayerfully consider making a donation or joining the Planned Giving instead to help us budget.
Banking details: St Marys Cathedral, Standard Bank, Account number:
071 564 780.CHRISTMAS EVE MASS TIMES: Cathedral and Nazareth House at 20h00. No other Masses on 24 December. No 17h00 Mass on Christmas Day.