The readings provided here are correlated with the Scripture readings in the Revised Common Lectionary. Three sets are provided for each Sunday in Year A, which begins with Advent, Churches may choose readings the Old Testament, New Testament, or the salms, depending on the theme of the services during Advent. Sep 09, · Readings for the Advent Season. Peace everyone wants peace. There is good news! God wants to give us peace. In fact, He sent Jesus expressly for that purpose. That's why Christmas is a season focused on peace. Unfortunately, because of the commercialization of the holiday, it is generally anything but a peaceful season. The parties, gift.
Advent marks the first day of each Christian year. If we want parishioners to “live” in the Kingdom, it makes sense to acquaint them with the Christian calendar. Advent candle lighting and public reading of Advent liturgy add something special to Christmas season worship, in .