The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Fr. Adrian – Curate. Homily – Canon Steve – VG. Gospel Reading – Deacon Ron. Server – Deacon Ron. Concelebrants – Canon Steve – VG and Fr. Adrian – Curate. First Reading & Psalm – Carol D. Second Reading – Abp ++Martyn. Photographs – Mick B – Churchwarden. We send our grateful thanks to Gwen B. for the making of this year’s Advent wreath. Canon Steve’s Birthday cake for yesterday 23rd Dec.