Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Feria V of Advent I

Feria of the First Sunday of Advent; Commemoration of S Birinus of Dorchester, Bishop Confessor and S Sabba, Abbot: Missa “Ad Te levávi” The Advent liturgy opens with that great yearning cry of the prophets of Israel to the Messiah and Redeemer whose advent they awaited. “Come!” God is not deaf to His people’s cry. Fulfilling the…