We are not able to gather physically to worship today. However, we remember that although we may be apart, we can still worship together. Here are some resources and suggestions to help you worship at home and join together as the body of Christ. Thank you to all our contributors.
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Readings for Second Sunday of Advent
- Old Testament: Malachi 3: 1-4
- Canticle: Benedictus
- New Testament: Philippians 1: 3-11
- Gospel Reading: Luke 3: 1-6
Collect for Second Sunday of Advent
O Lord, raise up, we pray, your power
and come among us,
and with great might succour us;
that whereas, through our sins and wickedness
we are grievously hindered
in running the race that is set before us,
your bountiful grace and mercy
may speedily help and deliver us;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
to whom with you and the Holy Spirit,
be honour and glory, now and for ever.
Our hymn today, Come Thou Long Expected Jesus, was recorded by the musicians of St Martins in the Fields.
Sunday Worship continues on Radio 4 every week – https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qnds
Worship is also available from Salisbury Cathedral via its YouTube Channel – https://www.youtube.com/user/SalisburyCathedral1
The Church of England also streams worship from the Anglican Communion and others. https://www.youtube.com/thechurchofengland
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