The Word was made flesh and dwelt amongst us. O come, let us worship. Alleluia
Readings (Click the links to see the readings)
Giotto di Bondone (1267-1337). Flight into Egypt. Cappella Scrovegni a Padova.
J.S. Bach. Motet BWV 229 Komm, Jesu, komm (BWV 229). Vocalconsort Berlin.
From the very beginning was
We pray you, Lord, to purify our hearts that they may be worthy to become your dwelling place. Let us never fail to find room for you, but come and abide in us that we also may abide in you, who as at this time was born into the world for us, and lives and reigns, King of kings and Lord of lords, now and for evermore.
May the Lord, who has called out of darkness into his marvellous light, bless us and fill us with peace. Amen.