Click here to download and listen to this homily (10 minutes) given by Fr Thomas Weise at St Catherine of Siena parish in Petersburg, Alaska. Today we hear the God is doing some thing new. Elizabeth's son will not be named Zachariah after his father. "John is is name." John the Baptist will cleanse the people preparing the way for Jesus.
Repose of Soul: Michael Wittstock
Readings: Malachi 3:1-4, 23-24; Psalm 25; Luke 1:57-66