Advent 2015: Week 2

  1. 2nd Sunday of Advent, 12/6/15
    1. Bar. 5:1–9 = G1 (1st Glorious Mystery)
    2. Philp. 1: 4–11 =G2
    3. Lk. 3: 1–6 = L1 (1st Luminous Mystery)
  2. 2nd Monday of Advent, 12/7/15 (St. Ambrose, Bishop, Doctor)
    1. Is. 35: 1-10 = G1 (L4) (G2) (L3)  It’s a long passage with connections to multiple mysteries of the Rosary!
    2. Lk. 5:17–26 = J3:G1:L4
  3. 2nd Tuesday of Advent, 12/8/15, Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception (Holy Day of Obligation)
    1. Gn. 3: 9–15, 20 = L1 — There is punishment for sin
    2. Eph. 1:3–6, 11–12 = L4 —transformation to holiness
    3. Lk. 1:26–38 = J1 — the Annunciation story
  4. 2nd Wednesday of Advent, 12/9/15
    1. Is. 40:25–31——L4 = G3
    2. Mt. 11:28–30——L4=G3
  5. 2nd Thursday of Advent, 12/10/15
    1. Is. 41:13–20——L4=G1:L1/L2/L5——The New Covenant is a transformation to a new life
    2. Mt. 11:11–15——L1
  6. 2nd Friday of Advent, 12/11/15
    1. Is. 48:17–19——L5:L1/L4:G3:G1:J4——The New Covenant,symbolized by a flowing river, produces an earthly prosperity that extends to the whole Church, provided that the members follow the teachings and commandments of God.
    2. Mt. 11:16–19——L4:G3——The wisdom of the Church is vindicated by the fruit it produces.
  7. 2nd Saturday of Advent,12/12/15, Our Lady of Guadalupe
    1. Rv. 11:19–12:6——G5
    2. Lk. 1:26–38——J1——The Annunciation  OR
    3. Lk. 1:39–47––J2——The Visitation