Readings for December

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December 5th – 2nd Sunday of Advent

Malachi 3:1-4; Canticle: Benedictus

Philippians 1:3-11; Luke 3:1-6


December 12th – 3rd Sunday of Advent

Zephaniah 3:14-end; Psalm 146:4-end

Philippians 4:4-7; Luke 3:7-18

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December 19th – 4th Sunday of Advent

Micah 5:2-5a; Canticle: Magnificat

Hebrews 10:5-10; Luke 1:39-45


December 26th – Stephen, deacon, first martyr

Acts 7:51-end; Psalm 119:161-168

Galatians 2:16b-20; Matthew 10:17-22


                  Praying for our Parish

Please pray for those living and working on the following

streets in our Parish: 


December 5th 

Ellesmere Walk, Ellesmere St., Bridgewater St., Hesketh Walk and at Maxton, Hesketh and Wilcockson Houses.


December 12th

Dyson Close, Westwood Close, Barnes Close and at Dyson House, Westwood House and Barnes House.


December 19th 

Frederick St., Weavers Green, Spindle Croft and at Frederick Court and Russell Court. 


December 26th

Market St., all who work for the police service and fire service and at Hollands.