Reflection for World AIDS Day, first Tuesday of Advent, December 1

The reflection below is written by Vickie Machado and excerpted from our Advent-Christmas 2020 reflection booklet (still available as a download for your e-reader). Vickie is a former member of the Gainesville (FL) Catholic Worker and a member of the leadership team of Eco-Stewards, a creative community that shapes, inspires and connects young adult leaders … Continue reading Reflection for World AIDS Day, first Tuesday of Advent, December 1

ADVENT 2013: Reflection for the Second Sunday of Advent, Dec. 8

By Mary Jo Leddy Isaiah 11:1-10 | Romans 15:4-9 | Matthew¬†3:1-12 The Dawning of Desire Although the sun rises every morning, the dawning of salvation is less certain. Such a dawning is both a gift of God and the fruit of our efforts. A new world of justice and peace dawns first in our hearts … Continue reading ADVENT 2013: Reflection for the Second Sunday of Advent, Dec. 8