Rejoice! The Lord is near.
Yesterday, for the Third Sunday of Advent in the Western Church, our priests set aside their penitential purple robes for rose-colored vestments, representing this sense of joy and hope.
Below is a beautiful rendition of the ancient hymn, “Gaudete”.
He is near. He is always near, ready to welcome us into a deeper and more intimate relationship with Him.
Let us prepare ourselves for the great wedding feast. Love awaits us…