Advent Reflections

In the spirit of joining in community during these challenging quarantine times, we have recorded and are sharing an Advent Prayer Service that is accessible online. This prayer service, delivered by Sister Carrie Miller, can be viewed from the safety of your own home at any time that is convenient for you.

Sisters of the Living Word and Associates share their daily reflections for each day of Advent:

 

First Monday of Advent Reflection

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The psalm of this day’s liturgy struck me: “The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament proclaims his handiwork.” As I was taking my walk this summer morning, I was so impressed by the variety of flowers, their scent, colors. Who had this creativity, ability and desire to spread beauty on the earth? …

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First Sunday of Advent Reflection

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Today’s reflection takes us to the stunning awareness that the message is for us: We are clay in the hands of the Divine Potter. We are sanctified in Christ and called to be holy. No exceptions here! We are all clay – all called to holiness. We are not separate, not asked by title or …

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