June 24: The Nativity of St. John the Baptist

Year ABC – Lectionary [587]

First Reading

I will make you a light to the nations.


I praise you for I am wonderfully made.

Second Reading

John heralded his coming by proclaiming a baptism of repentance.

Gospel Acclamation

Luke 1:76

You, child, will be called prophet of the Most High, for you will go before the Lord to prepare his way.


John is his name.

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