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Wednesday, 5 December 2012

Wednesday of the First Week of Advent Is 25:6-10a Ps 23:1-3a, 3b-4, 5, 6 Mt 15:29-37 The readings for the day can be found here. I am an economist. This means that I spend my days (and often my nights) … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 4 December 2012

Tuesday of the First Week of Advent Is 11:1-10 Ps 72:1-2, 7-8, 12-13, 17 Lk 10:21-24 The readings for the day can be found here.   There are several themes that emerged from the selected chapter and verses including unity, … Continue reading

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Monday, 3 December 2012

Memorial of Saint Francis Xavier, Priest Is 2:1-5 Ps 122:1-2, 3-4b, 4cd-5, 6-7, 8-9 Mt 8:5-11 The readings for the day can be found here. Today is the feast day of College Church’s patron saint, St. Francis Xavier. Francis is … Continue reading

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Sunday, 2 December 2012

First Sunday of Advent Jer. 33:14-16 Ps 25:4-5, 8-9, 10, 14 1 Thes 3:12-4:2 Lk 21:25-28, 34-36 The readings for the day can be found here.   The first Sunday of Advent this year, 2 Dec., is an already busy … Continue reading

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Thank you for visiting Saint Louis University’s 2012 Advent website, hosted by the Division of Mission and Ministry and the Department of Campus Ministry.  We hope that this series of daily reflections by students, faculty, and staff from across the … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: December 24, 2011

Saturday of the fourth week of Advent Christmas Eve 2 Sm 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16 Ps 89:2-3, 4-5, 27 and 29 Lk 1:67-79 The readings for the day can be found here.   Thank you for staying and praying with … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: December 23, 2011

Friday of the fourth week of Advent Mal 3:1-4, 23-24 Ps 25:4-5ab, 8-9, 10 and 14 Lk 1:57-66 The readings for the day can be found here. God works in mysterious ways. Especially when it comes to the people through … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: December 22, 2011

Thursday of the fourth week of Advent 1 Sm 1:24-28 1 Samuel 2:1, 4-5, 6-7, 8abcd Lk 1:46-56 The readings for the day can be found here.   We Are Filled With Joy Pressed by the haste of everyday life … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: December 21, 2011

Wednesday of the fourth week of Advent Sg 2:8-14 OR Zep 3:14-18a Ps 33:2-3, 11-12, 20-21 Lk 1:39-45 The readings for the day can be found here.   The first reading comes from the Song of Songs, a book known … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: December 20, 2011

Tuesday of the fourth week of Advent Is 7:10-14 Ps 24:1-2, 3-4ab, 5-6 Lk 1:26-38 The readings for the day can be found here.   Placing my hand gently on the pregnant abdomen of my daughter-in-law yesterday, I waited in … Continue reading

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