4 December – Second Sunday of Advent – Year A

Readings:
Is 11:1-10: He judges the poor with justice.
Ps 71:1-2, 7-8, 12-13, 17: (Ps 72) R. Justice shall flourish in his time, and fullness of peace for ever.
Rom 15:4-9: Christ, the hope of all people.
Alleluia, alleluia! Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths: all people shall see the salvation of God. Alleluia! (Lk 3:4, 6)
Mt 3:1-12: Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is close at hand.