8. December, 2015Uncategorized

Read the following in the Bible (you can look them up online if you need to!)
Baruch 5:1-9
Philippians 1:4-6, 8-11
Luke 3:1-6
These are the readings from the second Sunday of Advent.  Answer the following in your notebook:
1) What is the mood of the first reading (joyful, worried, bored, etc)  Quote the text to give evidence for your answer
2) What is the connection between the first reading and the Gospel?  Use quotes to justify your answer
3) What does John the Baptist have to do with this connection?
250 words total – this will be your graded classwork for this week!  Due 12/9 in class.