Br. Christophe’s words in his journal entry for the First Sunday of Advent (1994) are these: “To finish this liturgical year (well), I ask and receive the grace of forgiveness. You
put me back on my feet to walk, to run, upright, toward you who are coming.He comes
and every eye shall see him.
He comes: his face, and that is infinitely everything” (Born From the Gaze of God, p.117)
He comes: and will we be open enough, awake enough, present enough to receive his ‘face’ that is i