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Advent Reflections
Day 1 - The First Sunday of Advent
Day 2 - The First Monday of Advent
Day 3 - The First Tuesday of Advent
Day 4 - The First Wednesday of Advent
Day 5 - The First Thursday of Advent
Day 6 - The First Friday of Advent
Day 7 - The First Saturday of Advent
Day 8 - The Second Sunday of Advent
Day 9 - The Second Monday of Advent
Day 10 - The Second Tuesday of Advent
Day 11 - The Second Wednesday of Advent
Day 12 - The Second Thursday of Advent
Day 13 - The Second Friday of Advent
Day 14 - The Second Saturday of Advent
Day 15 - The Third Sunday of Advent
Day 16 - The Third Monday of Advent
Day 17 - The Third Tuesday of Advent
Day 18 - The Third Wednesday of Advent
Day 19 - The Third Thursday of Advent
Day 20 - The Third Friday of Advent
Day 21 - The Third Saturday of Advent
Day 22 - The Fourth Sunday of Advent
Day 23 - The Fourth Monday of Advent
Day 24 - The Fourth Tuesday of Advent
Day 25 - The Fourth Wednesday of Advent
Day 26 - The Fourth Thursday of Advent


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Advent? What is it all about

What is Advent? The word Advent derives from the Latin word meaning coming. The Lord is coming. We may reflect that every year at this time we celebrate his coming , so that in a sense we can lose the feeling of expectancy and joyful anticipation, because at the end of the season, everything seems to return to pretty much the same routine. If that is the case, then our preparation may have been lacking ... continue reading

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The Christmas Story

The Christmas Story To become the mother of the Savior, Mary "was enriched by God with gifts appropriate to such a role."132 The angel Gabriel at the moment of the annunciation salutes her as "full of grace". In fact, in order for Mary to be able to give the free assent of her faith to the announcement of her vocation, it was necessary that she be wholly borne by God's grace... continue reading


Advent Daily Readings

Daily Scripture Readings for Advent The weeks of Advent remind us to set aside some of the hectic business of the holiday season, and to quietly reflect on the promise of the baby born in Bethlehem 2000 years ago. The Bible readings listed below relate to the Advent themes of waiting, preparation, light in the darkness, and the coming of the promised Messiah. continue reading


More Advent & Christmas News

5 Ways to keep Jesus in your Christmas celebrations this year

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Christmas is a magical time of year when decorations line the streets, children are suddenly behaving and the Post Office struggles to keep ... continue reading


Advent Reflection - Day 26 - The Fourth Thursday of Advent Watch

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Advent Reflection - Day 26 - The Fourth Thursday of Advent This is the last day of this year's Advent preparations. Tonight, we greet the ... continue reading



Reaching Out: 7 Steps to a Blessed Christmas

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Sending singing carols, sending Christmas cards, giving gifts...It's all tradition and fun, but perhaps this is a wonderful time to really ... continue reading


Advent Reflection - Day 25 - The Fourth Wednesday of Advent Watch

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Advent Reflection - Day 25 - The Fourth Wednesday of Advent Within Mary's womb, our Savior stirs. The moment is near! The Holy Family turns ... continue reading


Advent Reflection - Day 24 - The Fourth Tuesday of Advent Watch

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Advent Reflection - Day 24 - The Fourth Tuesday of Advent This time, more than two thousand years ago, the Holy Family was traveling to ... continue reading


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