Daily Archives: June 12, 2016

Laudato Si Anniversary

“LAUDATO SI” ENCYCLICAL Pope Francis’s Encyclical on the environment is a landmark moment for the church and people of faith dedicated to caring for creation. Here’s how to get the message out. CORE MESSAGE The core message is the one

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June 12

Reflection Early in the morning, I seek your presence, O God. In the rising of the sun, In the unfolding color and shape of the morning Open my eyes to the mystery of the moment That in every moment of

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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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