Daily Archives: January 6, 2014

JoAnn Squitieri Welcomed to CSJs

A Celebration of Welcome was held at St. Nicholas of Tolentine Church for  JoAnn Squitieri on Sunday, January 5, 2014. Sister Helen Kearney, President and Sister Mary Walsh, Director of Formation are pictured here with JoAnn. JoAnn was welcomed by

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January 6

Reflection The word enthusiasm is derived from the roots en — in or within — and theos — God. It means having God within or being one with God. People with this gift carry a special kind of energy. They

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Daily Prayer Archives
Advent Candle Lighting

Advent Candle Lighting

Join with Christians around the world in the prayerful ritual of lighting the Advent wreath.

Prayer

A Child came for all of us and because of that Child
We believe that love is stronger than fear,
Peace more enduring than hate
And that darkness will never extinguish the light
We are people of hope.

(Light the first candle)

Today we light the candle of peace.
Let us pray for the peace of Christ
which is the fullness of blessing for all.
For this peace we dare to hope.

(Second candle is lit)

 

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