Daily Archives: November 2, 2015

Sister Margaret Jogues Ednie, CSL

We thank God for the life of Sister Margaret Jogues Ednie, a Sister of Saint Joseph for sixty eight years. There is an Irish symbol known as the “Claddagh.” It symbolizes love, loyalty and friendship. That love drew Margaret to

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Sister Eugenia Calabrese, CSJ

Our hearts are heavy but we are here to truly celebrate the life of Eugenia Calabrese, a Sister of Saint Joseph for nearly 60 years. Our congregation was founded to bring God’s healing and reconciling love wherever there is need.

Posted in Memorials

November 2

All Souls Day Reflection All Souls Day invites us to keep vigil and bear witness to the communion of life in which we share. We pause, to remember our beloved dead and to celebrate their memories. Consciously remembering our loved

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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