Second Sunday of Advent

Year B – Lectionary [5]

First Reading

Prepare the way of the Lord.

Responsorial

Lord, let us see your kindness, and grant us your salvation.

Second Reading

We await new heavens and a new earth.

Gospel Acclamation

Luke 3:4, 6

Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths: all flesh shall see the salvation of God.

Gospel

Make straight the paths of the Lord.

See Also

Psalms

Hymns & Songs

  • Advent Gathering
    Advent Gathering
    Composer: Daigle, Gary
    Text: Cooney, Rory
    Publisher: GIA
  • Awake, Awake, and Greet the New Morn
    Awake, Awake, and Greet the New Morn
    Composer: Haugen, Marty
    Tune: REJOICE REJOICE
    Text: Haugen, Marty
    Publisher: GIA
  • I Have Loved You
    I Have Loved You
    Composer: Joncas, Michael
    Text: Joncas, Michael
    Publisher: New Dawn Music
  • Like a Shepherd
    Like a Shepherd
    Composer: Dufford SJ, Bob
    Text: Dufford SJ, Bob
    Publisher: New Dawn Music
  • O Come, O Come Emmanuel
    O Come, O Come Emmanuel
    Tune: VENI EMMANUEL
    Text: O Antiphons, Latin 9th c.
    Publisher: Public Domain
  • On Jordan’s Bank
    On Jordan’s Bank
    Composer: Miles, Gary
    Tune: ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
    Text: Coffin, Charles
    Publisher: Celebration
  • People Look East
    People Look East
    Composer: French Carol
    Tune: BESANCON
    Text: Farjeon, Eleanor
    Publisher: Public Domain
  • Take Comfort, My People
    Take Comfort, My People
    Composer: Warner, Steven C.
    Text: Isaiah 40
    Publisher: WLP
  • The King Shall Come When Morning Dawns
    The King Shall Come When Morning Dawns
    Composer: Wyeth, John
    Tune: CONSOLATION
    Text: Brownlie, John
    Publisher: GIA
  • Wait for the Lord
    Wait for the Lord
    Composer: Berthier, Jacques
    Text: Taize Community
    Publisher: GIA