Fourth Sunday of Advent [1] Violet / Christmas Eve [2]

When:
24th December 2023 all-day
2023-12-24T00:00:00+00:00
2023-12-25T00:00:00+00:00

Sunday 24 December 2023

Fourth Sunday of Advent [1] Violet
Week of Advent 4
Year B/2

EUCHARIST
2 Samuel 7:1-11, 16
Canticle: Luke 1:47-55 or Psalm 89:1-4, 19-26
Romans 16:25-27
Luke 1:26-38

COLLECT
Stir up your power, Lord, and come:
and strengthen us by the might of your love;
that, although we are hindered by our sins,
your abundant grace and mercy may quickly come and save us;
for you live and reign with the Father,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, world without end.

Christmas Eve [2] Violet
Week of Advent 4
Year B/2

EUCHARIST
2 Samuel 7:1-16
Psalm 89:1-4, 19-29
Luke 1:67-79

MORNING PRAYER: Anticipation
Baruch 4:36 – 5:9
Galatians 3:23 – 4:7
Matthew 1:18-25

EVENING PRAYER: Anticipation
Isaiah 59:15b-21
Philippians 2:5-11

COLLECT
O God,
you have made this most holy night
grow radiant with the brilliance of the true Light:
grant that, as we have known the mystery of that Light on earth,
so we may delight in him in heaven;
through the same Jesus Christ, our Lord,
who lives and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, world without end.