Today, the Church's Liturgical Year returns to the start, with the First Sunday of Advent, and we begin the season of preparation for the memorial of Our Lord's Nativity, and the celebration of the mystery of the Incarnation.
Here is the Introit for Mass in the Extraordinary Form:
The Anthem Rorate, Caeli enters the Prayer of the Church:
And the Marian Anthem that concludes the Office changes to the Alma Redemptoris Mater:
Finally, a little plug for, and thanks to, The Curt Jester, who has again made available his Advent Wreath graphic, which you can add to your blog, should you wish. I have already incorporated into my sidebar for the season.