A longer-than-usual fourth week of Advent allows us to savor the anticipation and ponder the mystery

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace These two texts from the Hebrew Scriptures (Proverbs 29:18 and Habakkuk 2:2-3, seen in the box below), which are the headings for these weekly reflections, have no greater relevance, I believe, than during these last Advent days. Each speaks of the need for a guiding vision … Continue reading A longer-than-usual fourth week of Advent allows us to savor the anticipation and ponder the mystery

A reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, December 19

NOTE: Throughout the Advent season, we’ll post a reflection on the readings for the upcoming Sunday in Advent just a few days before so individuals and groups can reflect in anticipation or incorporate it into their meetings, homilies, etc. The reflection will be available on our homepage through the weekend and then archived on our … Continue reading A reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, December 19