Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

In this homily for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, Fr. Stephen Hamilton reflects on the way that God prepared a worthy dwelling for His Son in the Blessed Virgin Mary and how we, too, may be cleansed and admited into His Holy presence.

Reading 1 GN 3:9-15, 20
Responsorial Psalm PS 98:1, 2-3AB, 3CD-4
Reading 2 EPH 1:3-6, 11-12
Alleluia SEE LK 1:28
Gospel LK 1:26-38