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Second Sunday in Advent: The Word of God in the O.T.

Description: Theme: The Word of God in the Old Testament.

Commemorating: One week after the start of the church calendar year. Preparing to celebrate the birth (and second coming) of the Christ.

Celebration: Communal worship. Decorating homes in preparation for Christmas.

Scheduling: 3rd Sunday before Christmas Day.

Lection (odd years): ISAIAH 64:1-5; 2 Tim 3 & 14:4-5; Lk 4:14-21.

Lection (even years): ISAIAH 55:1-11; Rom 15:4-13; Jn 5:36-47.

Seasonal Preface:
"And now we give you thanks
for the preaching of John the Baptist,
which prepared the way for your Son, our Lord Jesus Christ,
and heralded him as the Lamb of God
who takes away the sin of the world (Jn. 1:29)."
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Date: Sunday, 6 December 2015
Repeat Type: ,Inclusion Dates=12/6/2015 12/4/2016 12/10/2017 12/9/2018 12/8/2019 12/5/202 1 12/4/2022
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Category: Suggested Lessons*
Created by: Presbytery Clerk
Updated: Wednesday, 8 July 2015 10:17 GMT
Participants: Presbytery Clerk
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