9 January – THE BAPTISM OF THE LORD

Readings:
Is 40:1-5, 9-11 (Yr C): The glory of the Lord shall be revealed, and all people shall see it.
or Is 42:1-4, 6-7 (Yr A): Here is my servant, my chosen one in whom I am well pleased.
Ps 103:1-2, 3-4, 24-25, 27-30 (Yr C): R. Oh, bless the Lord, my soul!
or Ps 28:1-4, 9-10 (Yr A): R. The Lord will bless his people with peace.
Titus 2:11-14, 3:4-7 (Yr C): He saved us through the water of rebirth and renewal in the Holy Spirit.
or Acts 10:34-38 (Yr A): God anointed him with the Holy Spirit and with power.
Lk 3:15-16, 21-22: When Jesus had been baptised and had been praying, the
heavens were opened and the Holy Spirit came upon him.