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December 9, 2019

Ways to honor the Immaculate Conception this December

Did you know that in the Catholic Church, each of the 12 months of the year has a devotional theme? For Catholics, December is the month […]
December 4, 2019

The Christmas Creche – A tradition that brings joy

The following is an excerpt of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Letter “ADMIRABILE SIGNUM” on the meaning and importance of the nativity scene. As the Holy Mother Church […]
December 2, 2019

In Advent, why are we waiting for something that already happened?

By Br Thierry-Dominique Humbrech It’s really a season to go deeper and to start over. The new liturgical year has begun — Advent is here! It […]
November 27, 2019

Advent candles to start the season right

Candles nestled in the evergreen of a wreath is considered one of the highlights of the Advent season. Attending Mass, one would notice a candle is […]
December 20, 2018

Mary—the ideal Advent figure

By Kenwyn Sylvester, seminarian On this fourth Sunday of Advent the Church invites us to enter deeper into the season by looking at a person who […]
December 13, 2018

Embarking on an Advent-ure

By Kwesi Alleyne, seminarian Do you know that God wants to do a work in and through you? A religious sister recently shared that some years […]