Daily Archives: March 26, 2014

Sister James Patrice Veale, CSJ

Earlier this month we gathered in this chapel to celebrate James Patrice’s ninety-ninth birthday. Both of these   times are a celebration of life, a long life, poured out, lived well for the sake of others. As Sisters of Saint Joseph

Posted in Memorials

March 26

 Reflection Lent reminds us to search out where our real commitment lies, to continue exploring, searching, pushing up against the horizons of our awareness. It calls us to put prepackaged ideas of the good aside and asks us 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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