First Sunday Of Advent (A)
Grant your faithful, we pray, almighty god, the resolve to run forth to meet your christ with righteous deeds at his coming, so that, gathered at his right hand, they may be worthy to possess the heavenly kingdom...
First Reading: Isaiah 63:16b-17, 19b; 64:2-7
Responsorial: Psalm 80:2-3, 15-16, 18-19
Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:3-9
Gospel: Mark 13:33-37
Prophecy as Starlight