29Nov 30th November. First Sunday of Advent

Do you ever watch people at airports, waiting for loved ones to arrive from a flight? They often seem excited, eager for the first appearance of the familiar face, ready with the broad smile of greeting to embrace the returning traveller. We too wait for the Lord’s coming with eagerness, because we long for his presence.

29Nov Mass Readings, December 2014

Mass Readings for December 2014

29Nov 29th November. Saturday of Week 34.

Ending on a hopeful note: On this last day of the liturgical year we are told that while our passing from darkness to light is coming it may not come soon. Meanwhile we must live with faith in God's eternal plan for us and for the entire world. Whether in darkness or light, we are not alone but are united with all of God's holy ones who have gone before us...

29Nov 30 November. 1st Sunday of Advent

Like people at airports . . .
Do you ever watch people at airports, waiting for loved ones to arrive from a flight? They often seem excited, eager for the first appearance of the familiar face, ready with the smile of greeting to embrace the returning traveller. We too wait for the Lord’s coming with eagerness . . .