Mass – Third ‘Gaudete’ Sunday of Advent – Year A – Sunday 15th December 2019

The Oratory of St. Francis of Assisi✠ – Southampton. Principal Celebrant – Bp ✠Edward. Con-Celebrant – Abp ✠✠Martyn. Homily given by – Abp ✠✠Martyn. Reading of the Holy Gospel – Deacon Ron✠. First Reading & Responsorial Psalm – Carol D. Second Reading – Gwen B. After the priestly blessing of Mass Bp ✠Edward leads the laity into the midday ✠Angelus Prayer✠. Photographs – Mick B. – Churchwarden. TESSAC Parish Christmas Luncheon after Mass. With grateful thanks of appreciation to Gwen B. for the making and arranging this year’s Advent Wreath. ✠✠✠