Isaiah 62:1-5; Psalm 89:4-5,16-17, 27,29; Acts 13:16-17, 22-25; Matthew 1:18-25
Suggested Reflection Questions:
- In this Christmas reading, Isaiah says, “For Zion’s sake I will not be silent, for Jerusalem’s sake I will not be quiet.” How will you exclaim and celebrate the coming of Christ into the world?
- In the responsorial psalm, it stated, “Forever I will maintain my kindness toward him and my covenant with him stands firm.” How do you choose to stand firm with the Lord?
- We have prepared during the season of Advent for the birth of Jesus and his arrival in our lives. What practices of preparation were meaningful to you this Advent? What is being born anew in your life this Christmas?