The Second Sunday in Advent

Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 40:1–11
Epistle: 2 Peter 3:8–14
Holy Gospel: Mark 1:1–8

Collect of the Day
Stir up our hearts, O Lord, to make ready the way of Your only-begotten Son, that by His coming we may be enabled to serve You with pure minds; through the same Jesus Christ, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.