Daily Archives: January 15, 2015

Sister Carol Marie Borges, CSJ

Sister Carol Marie Borges, CSJ died  on January 14, 2015 in the 65th year of her religious life. Sister Carol Borges, was a Sister of Saint Joseph for sixty-four years. As Sisters of Saint Joseph we believe in the power

Posted in Memorials

January 15

Reflection Whichever way we turn, O God, there is your face in the light of the moon and the patterns of stars in scarred mountain rifts and ancient groves in mighty seas and creatures of the deep Whichever way we

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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