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2nd Sunday of Advent (A)

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MATTHEW 3:1–12
By Fr Gabriel Julien

As we begin the second Sunday of Advent, Matthew 3:4 states that John the Baptist: “wore clothing of camel’s hair”.

Camel’s hair is clipped from the neck, back, and hump of the animal. It is then properly woven into a coarse, rough and durable garment and though it is often itchy, it is still used for clothing.

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