Click here to download and listen to this homily (9 minutes) given by Fr Thomas Weise at St Rose of Lima parish, in Wrangell, Alaska. Today we hear about the Angel Gabriel coming to Zechariah. Letting him know that God has heard Elizabeth and his prayer for a child. Their son will be John the Baptist, who will go ahead of Jesus, preparing the way in people's hearts through repentance.
Readings: Judges 13:2-7, 24-25a; Psalm 7; Luke 1:5-25