Daily Archives: October 6, 2015

Sister Julia Veronica Hannon, CSJ

Welcome to the celebration of life for Sister Julia Veronica Hannon, a Sister of Saint Joseph for sixty-five years. In this season of autumn we appreciate and enjoy the fruits of the harvest that result from all that was planted

Posted in Memorials

October 6

Reflection Each day is a pathway into what has never been before. It renews the pulse of life after the stillness of sleep. As each hour unfolds it offers a mixture of challenge and opportunity. If its yesterday has been

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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