Daily Archives: March 14, 2014

Sister Joseph Amata Wittick, CSJ

We are here today to celebrate the life of Sister Joseph Amata Wittick, a Sister of Saint Joseph for sixty-four years. As we brought Sister Joseph into this church we sang a “Song of Joy.” How appropriate that we begin

Posted in Memorials

March 14

Reflection When we bring animals into our homes they bring us joy and unconditional love. Few relationships are as simple—and rewarding—as those between humans and animals. They teach us what trust means, what play means, what it means to be

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.

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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