Cycle C liturgical readings for the Second Sunday of Advent, December 9, 2012: Bar 5:1-9; Ps 126; Phil 1:4-11; Lk 3:1-6. This article was previously published in The Catholic Advocate.
Lawrence E. Frizzell, "Divine Gifts to Jerusalem and to Mary." December 9, 2012. Available at: http://works.bepress.com/fatherlawrence_frizzelldphil/175