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Monday, 24 December 2012

Monday of the Fourth Week of Advent 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.   A goal with the reflections we’ve provided throughout Advent … Continue reading

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Sunday, 23 December 2012

Fourth Sunday of Advent Mi 5:1-4a Ps 80:2-3, 15-16, 18-19 Heb 10:5-10 Lk 1:39-45 The readings for the day can be found here.   As Christmas draws closer, we want to make sure that our children receive gifts—we are obsessed … Continue reading

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Saturday, 22 December 2012

Saturday of the Third Week of Advent 1 Sm 1:24-28 1 Sm 2:1, 4-5, 6-7, 8abcd Lk 1:46-56 The readings for the day can be found here.   In the first reading, we hear of Hannah, the mother of the … Continue reading

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Friday, 21 December 2012

Friday of the Third 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. For see, the winter is past, the rains are over and gone. – … Continue reading

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Thursday, 20 December 2012

Thursday of the Third 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. Even more frightening than the prospect that God will deny our prayers is the possibility that … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Wednesday of the Third Week of Advent Jgs 13:2-7, 24-25a Ps 71:3-4a, 5-6ab, 16-17 Lk 1:5-25 The readings for the day can be found here.   So many babies, so little time! They didn’t name-drop Jesus in these readings, but … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 18 December 2012

Tuesday of the Third Week of Advent Jer 23:5-8 Ps 72:1-2, 12-13, 18-19 Mt 1:18-25 The readings for the day can be found here. The first reading and psalm from today both give us hope for the day when Jesus … Continue reading

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Monday, 17 December 2012

Monday of the Third Week of Advent Gn 49:2, 8-10 Ps 72:1-2, 3-4ab, 7-8, 17 Mt 1:1-17 The readings for the day can be found here. As we continue to wait for Christ this advent season we might find ourselves … Continue reading

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Sunday, 16 December 2012

Third Sunday of Advent Zep 3:14-18a Is 12:2-3, 4, 5-6 Phil 4:4-7 Lk 3:10-18 The readings for the day can be found here. The candle is pink. I remember as a girl asking my mom, “Why can’t all of the … Continue reading

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