Christmas Octave

“Go and make disciples of all nations.”

Fourth Thursday of Advent

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel; for he has come to his people and set them free.

Fourth Wednesday of Advent

O King of all nations, keystone of the Church: come and save us, whom you formed from the dust!

Fourth Tuesday of Advent

O Radiant Dawn, come and shine on those who dwell in darkness and in the shadow of death.

Fourth Monday of Advent

O Emmanuel, our King and Giver of Law: come to save us, Lord our God!

Fourth Sunday of Advent

“Behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name him Jesus.”

Third Saturday of Advent

O Root of Jesse’s stem, sign of God’s love for all his people: come to save us without delay!

Third Friday of Advent

O Leader of the House of Israel, giver of the Law…: come to rescue us with your mighty power!

Third Thursday of Advent

O Wisdom…, guiding creation with power and love: come to teach us the path of knowledge!

Third Wednesday of Advent

Let justice descend, O heavens, like dew from above, like gentle rain let the skies drop it down.