ADVENT 2013: Reflection for the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, December 12

By Sr. Dianna Ortiz, OSU Zechariah 2:14-17 or Revelations 11:19a; 12:1-6a, 10b | Luke 1:26-38 or 1:39-47 Mary: The Revolutionary Promise "And Mary said, 'My soul proclaims the greatness of God; my spirit rejoices in God my savior" (Luke 1:46-47) On this day, celebrated especially in the Americas, we remember the Mary who visited the humble peasant, … Continue reading ADVENT 2013: Reflection for the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, December 12

ADVENT 2013: Reflection for the Third Sunday of Advent, December 15

By Kim Mazyck Isaiah 35:1-6a, 10 | James 5:7-10 | Matthew 11:2-11 Be patient, therefore, beloved, until the coming of God... Strengthen your hearts, for the coming of God is near (James 5:7-8). Patience often feels like the last word anyone wants to hear when they have energy about a particular issue and/or thought. Patience does … Continue reading ADVENT 2013: Reflection for the Third Sunday of Advent, December 15