Advent Prayer I [Make the Sign of the Cross] Leader: Lord God, you are the light of the world, the source of all life. Be our light. Be our life. [Light the Advent candles: 1 for the first week, 2 for the second, 3 (pink) for the third, and 4 for the fourth] Leader: Lord God, your Word is light to our lives. We listen with an open heart to your Word. [Read a scripture passage from the Mass of the day. If desired, discuss together, then offer any personal prayers] Leader: Heavenly Father, we praise you and thank you that you would love us so much as to send your only Son into the world. All: Come, Emmanuel, come! Leader: Lord Jesus, with joyful anticipation we await your coming anew into our world and our lives. All: Come, Emmanuel, come! Leader: Spirit of God, you fill our hearts with longing and our souls with rejoicing. All: Come, Emmanuel, come! Leader: With our Heavenly Mother, Mary, we unite in waiting for our Lord. All: Hail Mary, Full of grace … etc [Make the Sign of the Cross] Download Free Printout Here Be inspired… Follow CathFamily’s board All things Advent on Pinterest.