Readings for December with Christmas Eve Service

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December 3rd – 1st Sunday of Advent


Isaiah 64:1-9; Psalm 80:1-8

1 Corinthians 1:3-9; Mark 13:24-end


December 10th – 2nd Sunday of Advent

Isaiah 40:1-11; Psalm 85:8-end

2 Peter 3:8-15a; Mark 1:1-8


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December 17th – 3rd Sunday of Advent

Isaiah 61:1-4,8-end; Canticle: Magnificat

1 Thessalonians 5:16-24; John 1:6-8,19-28


December 24th – Christmas Eve

Isaiah 52:7-10; Psalm 98

Hebrews 1:1-4; John 1:1-14


December 31st – 1st Sunday of Christmas

Isaiah 61:10 – 62:3; Psalm 148:7-end

Galatians 4:4-7; Luke 2:15-21


                  Praying for our Parish

Please pray for those living and working on the following

streets in our Parish: 


December 3rd

Princess Grove, Cross Street, Barcroft Road, Regent Walk, Ternhill Court, King Street and Brackley Street.

December 10th 

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

December 17th

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

December 24th 

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

December 31st

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