Third Sunday of Advent

Year A – Lectionary [7]

First Reading

God himself will come to save us.

Responsorial

Lord, come and save us.

Second Reading

Make your hearts firm, because the coming of the Lord is at hand.

Gospel Acclamation

Isaiah 61:1 (cited in Lk 4:18)

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring glad tidings to the poor.

Gospel

Are you the one who is to come or should we look for another?

See Also

Psalms

Hymns & Songs

  • Be Not Afraid
    Be Not Afraid
    Composer: Dufford SJ, Bob
    Text: Dufford SJ, Bob
    Publisher: OCP
  • Christ, Our Light
    Christ, Our Light
    Composer: Warner, Steven C.
    Text: Psalm 24
  • Creator of the Stars of Night
    Creator of the Stars of Night
    Tune: CONDITOR ALME SIDERUM
    Text: Conditor alme siderum, Latin 9th c.
    Publisher: WLP
  • Like a Shepherd
    Like a Shepherd
    Composer: Dufford SJ, Bob
    Text: Dufford SJ, Bob
    Publisher: New Dawn Music
  • My Soul in Stillness Waits
    My Soul in Stillness Waits
    Composer: Haugen, Marty
    Text: Haugen, Marty
    Publisher: GIA
  • 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
  • Soon and Very Soon
    Soon and Very Soon
    Composer: Crouch, Andrae
    Text: Crouch, Andrae
    Publisher: Bud John Songs, Inc.
  • Take Comfort, My People
    Take Comfort, My People
    Composer: Warner, Steven C.
    Text: Isaiah 40
    Publisher: WLP
  • Within Our Hearts Be Born
    Within Our Hearts Be Born
    Composer: Joncas, Michael
    Tune: BEDFORD ABBEY
    Text: Joncas, Michael
    Publisher: GIA
  • You Are Near
    You Are Near
    Composer: Schutte, Dan
    Text: Schutte, Dan
    Publisher: New Dawn Music