05Dec Presider’s Page for 5 December (Second Sunday of Advent)

John the Baptist is the focus of the liturgy on the Second Sunday of Advent each year. His challenge to us to ‘prepare a way for the Lord’ is at the heart of the Advent message. We worship the one who will surely come to us.

05Dec Séamus Ahearne: Breaking news, music, MND and Covid

Breaking News

The music of everyday:

Stephen Sondheim has died. His mentor and inspiration was Oscar Hammerstein. They have left us a rich musical legacy. Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton) said: “The days of competition with other musical theatre songwriters, are Read the rest

05Dec Sunday December 5 2021. Second Sunday in Advent

"Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight."