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These readings are from the Anglican Church of Canada’s adaptation of the Revised Common Lectionary. On Sundays and feast days there is a link to the full readings.

Liturgical Year C: Nov 28, 2021 to Nov 26, 2022
Liturgical Year A: Nov 27, 2022 to Dec 2, 2023

The Fourth Sunday of Advent (Violet or Blue)

Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

Morning Prayer: Ps 80; 2 Sam 7:18-29; Gal 3:1-14; Coll 272

Holy Eucharist: Propers 271; Is 7:10-16; Ps 80:1-7, 16-18; Rom 1:1-7; Mt 1:18-25; Preface of Advent

Evening Prayer: Ps 146, 147; (Is 29:13-24); O Antiphon; Lk 1:57-66; Coll 272

O Rex Gentium: O King of the nations, and their desire, the cornerstone making both one: Come and save the human race, which you fashioned from clay.
cf Isaiah 28.16; Ephesians 2.14

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