ADVENT 2015: Reflection for the First Sunday of Advent, November 29

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 first reflection of the 2015 Advent season. by Rev. John Rausch, glmy Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Jeremiah 33:14-16 | 1 Thessalonians 3:12–4:2 | Luke 21:25-28, 34-36 “But … Continue reading ADVENT 2015: Reflection for the First Sunday of Advent, November 29

ADVENT 2014: Reflection for the First Sunday of Advent, Nov. 30

by Simone Campbell, S.S.S. Isaiah 63:16b-17, 19b, 64:2-7 | 1 Corinthians 1:3-9 | Mark 13:33-37 Why do you let us wander, O God? (Is 63:17) As we begin this season of Advent, of waiting and preparing, it seems comforting to think of God as the potter, and we, the clay. If we could just relax, and … Continue reading ADVENT 2014: Reflection for the First Sunday of Advent, Nov. 30