Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 27

The reflection below was written by Janice and Gerry Vanderhaar for our Advent-Christmas 1996 reflection booklet, The Word Becomes Human so that We Might Become Fully Alive: Advent and Christmas Season 1996. Janice is a Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace. She helped found and has served on the boards of the M.K. Gandhi Institute … Continue reading Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 27

CHRISTMAS 2015: Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 27

by Mary Lou Kownacki, osb Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 | Colossians 3:12-21 | Luke 2:41-52 The gospel for the feast of the Holy Family reminds me of a short story, "Soul Murder," by David Manet. In the story, a man witnesses a mother being cruel to one of her little … Continue reading CHRISTMAS 2015: Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 27