600px-GPS-constellation-3D-NOAAHere is my homily from December 8, 2013, 2nd Sunday of Advent, year A.

Readings: Isaiah 11.1-10; Psalm 72; Romans 15.4-9; Matthew 3.1-12 (See the readings at usccb.org)

The following times are scheduled for the sacrament of reconciliation during Advent in this area:

Quill Lake: Thursday, Dec. 12, 7pm
Watson: Sunday, Dec. 15, 7pm (penitential service); Saturday, Dec. 21, 11am-12pm
Englefeld: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 6:30pm-7:15pm; Tuesday, Dec. 17, 6:30pm-7:15pm
St. Gregor: Thursday, Dec. 19, 6:30pm-7:30pm
Humboldt (St. Augustine): Friday, Dec. 13, 7pm (penitential service)
Wadena (St. Mary): Wednesday, Dec. 18, 7pm (penitential service)
St. Front: Friday, Dec. 20, 5pm (penitential service)

We’d love to have you join us for Mass! Click here for the parish Mass schedule.