Daily Archives: October 14, 2015

Sister St. Elizabeth Montgomery, CSJ

In this autumn season of harvest and abundance we come to celebrate the abundant gifts of Sister Saint Elizabeth, a Sister of St. Joseph for almost seventy-two years. St. Elizabeth, Catherine was born to her parents Paul and Joseph who

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October 14

Reflection Because of the society in which we live,  we have become numbed to violence toward women. We seem to accept it in movies, on TV, in the control attempted in the political arena and when opinions diverge. Without stopping

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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.


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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