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December 11, 2023

This year the season of Advent is only three weeks. Yes, we do have a Fourth Sunday of Advent, but the very next day is Christmas.   How can we get the most out of this precious time of preparation?  If you can, go to daily Mass, but if this is impossible, the Advent Daily […]

The refrain or the ‘mantra’ if you will for this Second Sunday of Advent is “Prepare the way”.  We hear it in the first reading of Isaiah (40:1-5, 9-11), and it is repeated at the beginning of the gospel of Mark (1:1-8).  What does it mean to prepare ourselves for this new manifestation of God’s […]

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