Catholic in Yanchep

The joy of the gospel fills the hearts and lives of all who encounter Jesus. Those who accept his offer of salvation are set free from sin, sorrow, inner emptiness and loneliness. (Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium)

First Sunday of Advent, Year B | Lord, make us turn to you!

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The Last Judgment, The Master of the Bambino Vispo, c. 1422,  Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany.

The Last Judgment, The Master of the Bambino Vispo, c. 1422, Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany.

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.

 

 

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