The Nativity of St. John the Baptist – At the Vigil Mass

Year ABC – Lectionary [586]

First Reading

Before I formed you in the womb I knew you.


Since my mother's womb, you have been my strength.

Second Reading

The prophets who prophesied about the grace that was to be yours searched and investigated it.

Gospel Acclamation

John 1:7; Luke 1:17

He came to testify to the light, to prepare a people fit for the Lord.


Your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son, and you shall name him John.

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