Daily Archives: November 25, 2014

Csjs Welcome Presidents Action on Immigration

The Sisters of St. Joseph Justice Committee is among those in many religious congregations that have worked very consistently for a change in immigration policy. Along with LCWR, we consider the President’s Executive  Action a positive  first step. We join

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November 25

Reflection Today is the UN International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women. Violence affects the lives of millions of women worldwide in all socio-economic and educational classes. It cuts across cultural and religious barriers impeding the right of women

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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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