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Clear a Path

Cycle BAdventWeek 2

by Bishop Robert BarronDecember 10, 20175 Comments

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In our magnificent first reading from the prophet Isaiah, which is echoed in the words of John the Baptist in today's Gospel, a voice cries out: “Every valley shall be filled in, every mountain and hill shall be made low.” Advent is a great time for us to clear the ground, to make level the path, so as to facilitate what God, with all his heart, wants to do.  


Mass Readings

Reading 1 - Isaiah 40:1-5, 9-11
Psalm - Psalm 85:9-14
Reading 2 - 2 Peter 3:8-14
Gospel - Mark 1:1-8