Daily Archives: October 27, 2014

Sister Patricia Ann Turner, CSJ

Sister Patricia Ann Turner entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on September 8, 1949. At Reception she received the name Sister Owen immaculate. Pat was prepared for her ministries by earning BA Latin from St John’s University, an MA in

Posted in Memorials

October 27

Reflection What we know and how we act need to catch up with each other. Our personal and corporate attitudes, dispositions of heart and movements of the will have yet to respond adequately to our growing sense of interdependence and

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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