Daily Archives: May 15, 2015

Sister Angela Esposito. CSJ

Angela Esposito was born in Brooklyn, the daughter of Marietta and Thomas Esposito. It was there that the bonds of care and involvement in family were first formed together with her brothers Neil and John. As Angela began her early

Posted in Memorials

May 15

Reflection Just before he leaves his disciples, Jesus gives them one final task. His last words to his disciples–to us–are both challenging and exciting: “You are my witnesses.” That is the task before us to be true witnesses of Jesus.

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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