ADVENT 2015: Reflection for the Third Sunday of Advent, December 13

NOTE: We'll be posting the reflection for the upcoming Sunday of Advent usually on the Tuesday before, and then re-posting the reflection on Saturday evening. This is the third reflection of the 2015 Advent season. by Jose Hobday, osfs Zephaniah 3:14-18a | Philippians 4:4-7 | Luke 3:10-18 In the Southwest, where I grew up, certain places didn't … Continue reading ADVENT 2015: Reflection for the Third Sunday of Advent, December 13

ADVENT 2015: Reflection for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Mary, Dec. 8

by Marie Dennis Pax Christi International Co-President Genesis 3:9-15, 20 | Ephesians 1:3-6, 11-12 | Luke 1:26-38 "Behold, I am the handmaid of God. May it be done to me according to your word." (Lk 1:38) Mary's careful listening to the movement of the Spirit in her life and her assent to what she believed was … Continue reading ADVENT 2015: Reflection for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Mary, Dec. 8