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Third Sunday of Advent, Year C – December 16th, 2018 Advent, far from being a penitential time, is a time of rejoicing. Christians proclaim that the Messiah has indeed come and that God’s reign is at hand. During these days we are invited to quietly prepare our hearts and our lives for the coming of ...read more
On this Second Sunday of Advent, Father Thomas Rosica, CSB, reflects on Mary's response to her cousin Elizabeth - her Magnificat. ...read more
I don’t want to overstep, but I highly doubt you were immaculately conceived. I know I wasn’t. But that doesn’t mean that we can’t try to be prepared like Mary was. ...read more
What does Advent have to do with the Three Little Pigs? Read this blog to find out! ...read more
Second Sunday of Advent, Year C – December 9th, 2018 In today’s Gospel text (Luke 3:1-6), the evangelist who is called the scriba manuetidinis Christi (“scribe of the gentleness of Christ”) by Dante Alighieri presents the call of John the Baptist in the form of an Old Testament prophetic call (Luke 3:2) and extends the ...read more
On this First Sunday of Advent, Father Thomas Rosica, CSB, reflects on Mary's response to the angel's suprising Annunciation. ...read more