Daily Archives: June 26, 2015

Sister Kathryn Slevin, CSJ

We celebrate the life of Sister Kathryn Slevin, a Sister of Saint Joseph for nearly 56 years. To prepare her for ministry, Kathy earned a BS Education from Brentwood College. She then earned an MSin Reading at NYS University of

Posted in Memorials

June 26

Reflection Early in the morning, I seek your presence, O God, Not because you are ever absent from me. But because often I am absent from you. At the heart of each moment Where you forever dwell. In the rising

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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