THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT
READINGS AND BREVIARY:
Mass Readings in the NJB Translation. Scroll down. Used in most English speaking countries. For some reason the site has the Gospel reading before the second reading.
Anglican Use Daily Office. ”Briefly, it is a provision for an “Anglican style” liturgy similar to the Book of Common Prayer as an ecclesiastically approved variant on the Roman Rite of the Catholic Church.” More info.
COMMENTARIES ON THE FIRST READING: Zephaniah 3:14-18a.
COMMENTARIES ON THE RESPONSORIAL: Is 12:2-3, 4, 5-6.
Pending: My Notes on Isaiah 12:1-6.
COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND READING: Philippians 4:4-7.
COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL: Luke 3:10-18.
Father Mike’s Introduction to Zephaniah. Introduction to all the Minor Prophets accept Amos and Hosea.
Father Mike’s Introduction to Philippians. Introduction to Philippians thru 2 Thessalonians.
St Irenaeus Ministries Bible Study Podcast on Luke Chapters 3 & 4. Click on the POD icon or direct download here.
St Martha’s Bible Study Podcast. Looks at the readings in some detail.
Franciscan Sister’s Bible Study Podcast. I’ve linked to archive page. Studies usually become available Thursday afternoon. Looks at all the readings.
Dr. Scott Hahn’s Podcast. Brief. Does good job of highlighting the major theme(s) of the readings.
Father Robert Barron’s Podcast Homily: What Should We Do? From noted author, speaker, theologian.
Father Robert Barron’s Podcast Homily. From a noted author, speaker, theologian.