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Christmas Gifting

In today’s Gospel we see and hear from the Archangel Gabriel.  He comes to Mary to bring a message. This isn’t the first time we see an account of an angel bringing a message, Gabriel came just 6 months earlier to Zechariah and announced that his wife would give birth to St. 842 more words


Sermon: When Angels Sing

Luke 1:37 (1:27-38) “For nothing will be impossible with God.”

Angelus Domini nuntiavit Mariae; Et concepit de Spiritu Sancto.

Ave Maria, gratia plena, Dominus tecum. Benedicta tu in mulieribus, et benedictus fructus ventris tui, Iesus. 1,590 more words


Advent 4: Mary

So far this year I have been to 9 Christmas performances – most of which featured an unreasonably young mother giving birth in something that resembled a stable, the ‘parents’ were so young that they were invariably picking their noses, sucking their thumbs and fiddling with their costumes. 722 more words

Sunday Sermons

Thank you for seeing me!

Mother, thank you for seeing me.

Thank you for believing

that I can make a difference.

I surrender my will

to your plans for my life. 12 more words

Sisters Of The Rose

Menjadi Ibu Yesus

Dalam sebuah seminar yang diadakan oleh kelompok Wanita Bijak Katolik, sang pembicara bertanya kepada para peserta; “Siapa yang ingin menjadi Ibu Tuhan, mengandung dan melahirkan Yesus?” Semua peserta pun mengangkat tangan dengan mantap. 247 more words


Closing in on Christmas (an Advent poem)

Elaine Elizabeth Belz

I do not come bearing gifts like the magi,
or introduced by angels like the shepherds.
I have mistimed and miscalculated and misunderstood, 123 more words