Daily Archives: January 11, 2014

Sister Mary Catherine Leclair, CSJ

Catherine LeClair entered the congregation on September 8, 1947. At reception, she was given the name Sister Mary Catherine. Mary Catherine’s ministry was in the area of education both in elementary and secondary schools. She held a degree in Business

Posted in Memorials

Fontbonne Students Fight Sex Trafficking

Click below to read this article about the justice work of students at Fontbonne Hall. http://www.brooklyneagle.com/articles/fontbonne-hall-students-fight-sex-trafficking-2014-01-09-170000#.UtFrNtVqGE4.aolmail

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January 11

Reflection All of us know our beautiful green planet is in danger. We act as if our daily lives have nothing to do with the condition of the world. We are like sleepwalkers not knowing what we are doing or

Posted in Daily Prayer
Daily Prayer Archives
Advent Candle Lighting

Advent Candle Lighting

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


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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