Advent Prayer (Dec 18)

O antiphonsAn earlier post provided an introduction to the “O Antiphons”, prayers used in Advent’s final week, dating back to the eighth century.

Here is tonight’s prayer, the second of the seven:

O Adonai [Lord] and leader of Israel, you appeared to Moses in a burning bush and you gave him the Law on Sinai. 

O come and save us with your mighty power.

 

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