Daily Archives: November 11, 2015

Sister Anne Maureen Oakman, CSJ

After seventy-six years as a Sister of Saint Joseph, Anne Maureen now enjoys the fullness of life promised to all who follow God’s way. Anne Maureen learned God’s way through the influence of her parents Mary Moran Oakman and Robert

Posted in Memorials

November 11

Veterans Day  Reflection This is a day for serious reflection and deep gratitude. We ponder the question” When will we have the creative vision to see a world which, grown weary with fighting, moves to affirming the life of every

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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