Monthly Archives: December 2012

Nothing New For A While —

Just a brief note to say that I am traveling, and therefore will not be posting anything new for a few weeks. Please check back around mid-January. Christmass Blessings, and also have a safe New Year! Fr. D+

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First Mass of Christmass — The Incarnation — God Loves Us

Preach December 24, 2012 Titus 2: 11–15 St. Luke 2:1–14 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. After weeks of preparation, we have come to the actual feast of Christmass, … Continue reading

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Advent 4 — Prophecy

Preached December 23, 2012 Philippians 4:4–7 St. John 1:19–28 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Today is the fourth Sunday of Advent, and we are nearly at the end … Continue reading

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Collect for Advent 4

O LORD, raise up (we pray thee) thy power, and come among us, and with great might succour us; that whereas, through our sins and wickedness, we are sore let and hindered in running the race that is set before … Continue reading

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Advent 3 — Rejoice in the Lord Always

Preached December 16, 2012 1 Corinthians 4:1-5 St. Matthew 11:2-12 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Today is the Third Sunday of Advent, often known by the Latin name, … Continue reading

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Collect for Advent 3

O LORD Jesus Christ, who at thy first coming didst send thy messenger to prepare the way before thee: Grant that the ministers and stewards of thy mysteries may likewise so prepare and make ready thy way, by turning the … Continue reading

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Advent 2 — Whatsoever Things Were Written Aforetime

Preached December 9, 2012 Romans 15:4–13 St. Luke 21:25–33 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Today is the second Sunday of Advent, and the Collect for the day immediately … Continue reading

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