Daily Archives: April 4, 2016

Sister Mary Virginia Fritz, CSJ

In the Gospel of John we read: God is love and if you live in love, you live in God and God lives in you. Mary Virginia Fritz lived in God’s love all of her life. Born to Frank and

Posted in Memorials

April 4

Reflection “Too often in its history the Church has been a community of people huddled behind locked doors … and failing to see that the Spirit was so often moving out there among them … moving as the wind at

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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