Category: Advent

So, this is Advent

Posted: 12/4/19 | by | Category: Advent, Reflections, Uncategorized

“A voice of one crying out in the desert/ Prepare the way of the Lord/ make straight his paths.” These ancient holy words are contained in the ancient major prophet, Isaiah’s book. There within the sacred, precious and holy depth of you rests our dear Lord. Since that sacred moment of your conception and thatContinue Reading »

God and Nations

Posted: 11/21/19 | by | Category: Advent, Uncategorized

“He shall judge between the nations, and impose terms on many peoples. They shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks; one nation shall not raise the sword against another, nor shall they train for war again. O house of Jacob, come, let us walk in the Light of the Lord.”Continue Reading »

The Holy Way

Posted: 12/10/18 | by | Category: Advent, Reflections, Spiritual Common Sense, Uncategorized

God had spoken. The prophets had listened and shared this Good News with the people of God. Some ears heard, others were distracted and still some ears ignored our Lord. Hearts and minds yearned for that promised moment when the expected Lord would appear among them. They knew He would be born in the stockContinue Reading »

Robe of Salvation

Posted: 12/11/17 | by | Category: Advent, Reflections, Uncategorized

Our Savior is coming. We wait in a spirit of trust and expectation. We wait. We wait in silence, in a spirit of faith and with a spirit of change and renewal. Christmas is that great celebration in Church history when we as the modern church look back to the past and from our ownContinue Reading »

Prepare the Way of the Lord

Posted: 12/5/17 | by | Category: Advent, Reflections, Uncategorized

This Advent use our Season of Expectation to slow down, look around and see the actual presence of our good Lord. Prepare yourself for our celebration of Christmas by receiving the great Sacrament of Reconciliation. There within you and I rests the very presence of our dear and beloved Lord. He rests within you andContinue Reading »