The Third Sunday of Advent is nicknamed “Gaudete Sunday” from the first word of the entrance chant, or Introit: Rejoice!
Advent is when the Christian recognises that history is not “just one thing after the other”, as Henry Ford opined,
Second Sunday of Advent Is 11:1-10; Rom 15:4-9; Mt 3:1-12 (Year A) “Everything that was written long ago in the
In the Church’s traditional, Vetus Ordo, calendar, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception is this year observed on Sunday. In