The readings for this Sunday implore God to take over in our lives, because we can’t make spiritual progress without Him. Download the readings here:
Word format: Year B Advent 1st Sunday
Pdf format: Year B Advent 1st Sunday
Why do we need a saviour anyway? Fr Barron explains here. Unfortunately, contemporary culture and our own pride make us think we are self-sufficient and that God is irrelevant to our lives. More thoughts here.