Friday, December 24, 2021

Christmas Eve: Nativity of the Lord: At the Vigil Mass (A, B, C) 13
Key Passage
Questions
Adults:
Children:

Readings

First Reading
Isaiah 62:1-5 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
Psalm
Psalms 89:4-5, 16-17, 27+29 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
Second Reading
Acts of the Apostles 13:16-17, 22-25 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
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Gospel
Matthew 1:1-25 or 1:18-25 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
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Christmas Eve: Nativity of the Lord: Mass at Midnight (A, B, C) 14
Key Passage
Isaiah 9:5 (A child is born)
Questions
Adults: Why is knowing Jesus important in your life?
Children: How do you experience Jesus when you give a gift to someone else?

Readings

First Reading • The Prince of Peace
Isaiah 9:1-6 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
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Psalm
Psalms 96:1-2a, 2b-3, 11-12, 13 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
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Second Reading • Transforming of Life
Titus 2:11-14 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
Gospel • The Birth of Jesus
Luke 2:1-14 (NRSVCE | GNT | MSG | NLT | NRSVACE)
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