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Engaging the Word: Readings for 12/04/16 (The Second Sunday of Advent)

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John the Baptist fresco by Meister von Gracanica c.1235. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

 By Barbara Klugh Isaiah 11:1-10; Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19; Romans 15:4-13; Matthew 3:1-12. Go to to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, Isaiah proclaims that a new king descended from David will arise to lead God’s people, Paul urges his readers to live in harmony with one another, and John the… Read more »