December 17 - 23: O Antiphons of Advent

O Antiphons for Advent

Antiphons *  Copywork Pages *  Coloring Pages  *  Prayers  *  Videos


December 17

O Wisdom of our God Most High,
guiding creation with power and love:
come to teach us the path of knowledge!

    Copywork - manuscript    cursive
    Creation Coloring Page

December 18

O Leader of the House of Israel,
giver of the Law to Moses on Sinai:
come to rescue us with your mighty power!

    Copywork - manuscript     cursive
    Moses on Mt. Sinai Coloring Page

December 19

O Root of Jesse’s stem,
sign of God’s love for all his people:
come to save us without delay!

    Copywork - manuscript    cursive
    Root of Jesse Coloring Page

December 20

O Key of David,
opening the gates of God’s eternal Kingdom:
come and free the prisoners of darkness!

    Copywork - manuscript  cursive
    Heaven's Gate Coloring Page 1
    Heaven's Gate Coloring Page 2

December 21

O Radiant Dawn,
splendor of eternal light, sun of justice:
come and shine on those who dwell in darkness and in the
shadow of death.

    Copywork - manuscript  cursive
    Sunrise Coloring Page

December 22

O King of all nations and keystone of the Church:
come and save man, whom you formed from the dust!

    Copywork - manuscript  cursive
    Jesus is King Coloring Page

December 23

O Emmanuel, our King and Giver of Law:
come to save us, Lord our God!

    Copywork - manuscript  cursive
    O Come, O Come Emmanuel Coloring Page

—From Catholic Household Blessings & Prayers

Additional Resources
- Holy Heroes kids explain
- Video About
Family Prayer Service - A short daily prayer service, adding Scripture and Reflection to the Antiphons
Chants, Sheet Music and Readings
Listen (Latin) to the Chants  - Listen 2 (Latin)