"Love, genuine love, is liberated through gratitude."
Sr. Kathy DeVico, Chapter Talk for the Feast of Christ the King,
Every year at Thanksgiving we pause to reflect deeply on the blessings we have received: the myriad ways God has touched us individually, communally, and as extended community to our family, friends and well-wishers.
Not in your strengths nor in your skills will you be blessed - but in your need....
Saturday of the Second Week of Advent
Saint John of the Cross, Priest, Doctor (1542-1591)Readings of the DayRB: Ch 60 The Admission of Priests into the MonasteryMass: Sir 48:1-4, 9-11; Resp Ps 80; Mt 17:9a, 10-13
Lord, make us turn to you; let us see your face and we shall be saved.
In those days, like a fire there appeared the prophet Elijah whose words were as a flaming furnace ... Blessed is he who shall have seen you and who falls asleep in your ...