A reflection for the third Sunday of Advent, December 11

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 third Sunday of Advent, December 11

John’s examination of conscience becomes our own in this Advent season

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace [NOTE: During these weeks of Advent our reflections will strike a continuous note: Searching for Hope.] “Go and tell John what you hear and see.” (Mt 11:14) Each of the readings for this third Sunday in Advent speaks of assurances that the Lord is coming. For … Continue reading John’s examination of conscience becomes our own in this Advent season