Advent Reflections

advent imageSisters of the Living Word and Associates share their daily reflections for each day of Advent.

Happy New Year!

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  Thank you Lord for giving me the brand new year ahead. Help me live the way I should as each new day I tread. Give me gentle wisdom that I might help a friend, give me strength and courage so a shoulder I might lend. The year ahead is empty.  Help me fill it […]

We shall become Christmas

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We shall become Christmas We shall become Christmas on that day when sunshine means more to us than getting something new. We shall become Christmas on that day when the children of the world excite us at least as much as those in power. We shall become Christmas on that day when we use our […]

Christmas Day

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CHRISTMAS MASS AT DAWN Early risers they are, those who get up for this Mass celebrating an event so long ago… about early risers on that first Christmas morn… Mary, Joseph, stable animals, shepherds – each with a message for our hearts in this world, as this year comes to a close. We hear the […]

Christmas Eve

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2 Samuel 7: 1-5,8-12,14,16; Psalm 89: 2-5,27,29; Luke 1:67-79 How busy will we be today –Christmas Eve – making last minute preparations for tomorrow’s celebration of Christmas? Can we find a few minutes to LISTEN TO GOD’S WORD spoken to Zechariah? “Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, for he has visited and brought Redemption to his […]