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The Sunday after Christmas ~ The Joys of Family Life ~ Where do you find joy?

The sixth day of Christmas December 29th  The Feast of the Holy Family of Jesus and Mary and Joseph (The eighth day of Hanukkah and the sixth day of Kwanzaa Let’s start with some notes on today’s gospel which is from Matthew once again. Herod was searching for the child and wanted to kill him. […]

The Sunday after Christmas ~ The Joys of Family Life ~ Where do you find joy?

The sixth day of Christmas December 30th ~ the Feast of the Holy Family (and the sixth day of Kwanzaa.) I met a young couple at a welcome station  in the mountains of Virginia a few year ago.  I saw Joseph and Mary and Jesus in them.  May there be a touch of holiness ~ […]

The Joys of Family Life

The seventh day of Christmas December 31st — the Feast of the Holy Family (and the sixth day of Kwanzaa.) I met a young couple at a welcome station  in the mountains of Virginia a few year ago.  I saw Joseph and Mary and Jesus in them.  May there be a touch of holiness ~ […]

The Joys of Family Life

The sixth day of Christmas December 30th — the Feast of the Holy Family (and the sixth day of Hanukkah and the  fifth day of Kwanzaa.) I met  this young couple at a welcome station  in the mountains of Virginia a few year ago.  I saw Joseph and Mary and Jesus in them.  May their […]

The Holiness / the wholeness of Family Life

The Sunday after Christmas The 4th day of Christmas, December 28th — the Feast of the Holy Family (the 3rd day of Kwanzaa.) I met  this young couple at a welcome station  in the mountains of Virginia in October 2007.  As I ponder this image I see Joseph and Mary and Jesus in them.  May there be […]

The Holiness / the wholeness of Family Life

The Sunday after Christmas The 5th day of Christmas, December 29th — the Feast of the Holy Family (the 4th day of Kwanzaa.) I met  this young couple at a welcome station  in the mountains of Virginia in October 2007.  As I ponder this image I see Joseph and Mary and Jesus in them.  May there […]

The Holiness / the wholeness of Family Life

The Sunday after Christmas The 6th day of Christmas, December 30th — the Feast of the Holy Family (the 5th day of Kwanzaa.) I met  this young couple at a welcome station  in the mountains of Virginia in October 2007.  As I ponder this image I see Joseph and Mary and Jesus in them.  May there […]

Family Life

The fourth day of Christmas December 28 — the Feast of the Holy Family and third day of Kwanzaa. I met  this young couple at a welcome station  in the mountains of Virginia in October 2007.  As I ponder this image I see Joseph and Mary and Jesus in them.  May their be a touch […]