REFLECTION: The tears of Advent last beyond Christmas

by Shelley Douglass Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace This week we’re counting down the last days of Advent, moving closer to Christmas.  The entire year has flown by, and Advent has vanished almost before I could take a breath.  (My mother told me this would happen as I aged.)  One thing I have noticed … Continue reading REFLECTION: The tears of Advent last beyond Christmas

REFLECTION: Remaining is what we do

by Shelley Douglass Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace We’ve had busy months this October and November – and they’re not over yet.  Besides our usual vigils, meetings, and hospitality, we’ve been celebrating the 20th anniversary of Mary’s House, the Catholic Worker house that is the base for our various activities.  Although we bought the … Continue reading REFLECTION: Remaining is what we do