Daily Archives: August 18, 2016

Help Baton Rouge CSJ Student Families

Sister Chris Pologa, CSJ, from our Albany Province, who teaches at St. Joseph’s Academy in Baton Rouge, has asked us to try to get as much help as possible. Nearly 50 percent or 500 of their students have been flooded

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August 18

Reflection Life is an adventure which cannot be boxed in. Starting from a single point, life widens outward. It is an unpredictable progression of experiences, a unique creation. Life searches, responds, chooses and unchooses. New perceptions arise leading to deeper

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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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