The Presentation-Jesus is presented in the Temple. Mary and Joseph take the baby Jesus to Jerusalem “to present him to the Lord” -Luke 2:22 The presentation
Lord help me to understand the Holy Scriptures so that I may be able to grow closer to you and to proclaim Your word with
God, fill me with the Holy Spirit and help me to live my life with complete trust in You. Help me to always choose what
The Nativity-Jesus is born. Mary and Joseph must travel to Bethlehem to register for a census of the entire Roman Empire. People are ordered to
Lord God I pray for all of the babies not yet born. I pray for their mothers and that all people respect the life of
Never doubt God’s love and mercy. Keep your faith strong through prayer. Ask God for His help and you will be blessed.
The Visitation-Mary visits St. Elizabeth to tell her the good news. During the Angel Gabriel’s appearance to Mary, he also tells her that her cousin
Jesus did not brag or boast or act superior to anyone on earth. Yet He is the King of Kings, the God of all. Why
Recognize your troubles for what they are. Do not worry too much but rely on God who will see you through all of your problems.
The Joyful Mysteries (Mondays, Saturdays; and on Sundays from the First Sunday of Advent until the Baptism of the Lord) The Annunciation-The angel Gabriel tells Mary