The Second Sunday before Advent
Sunday between 13 and 19 November inclusive
2 Thessalonians 3.6-13
1 Samuel 16.1-13
Psalms  97
Lord, we beseech thee to keep thy household the Church in continual godliness; that through thy protection it may be free from all adversities, and devoutly given to serve thee in good works, to the glory of thy Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord.