Tag Archive | guns to roses

Advent Day 2 — Swords to plowshares / guns to roses

Monday of the First Week of Advent Dear Friends, If you’re new to this Advent blog,  I recommend reading “Welcome to Advent” Click here. to get a sense of why we want to spend four weeks preparing for our Christmas celebration and how it can help you deepen your (our) spirituality whether you are a Catholic […]

Advent Day 2 From swords to plowshares – guns to roses

The price of peace paid by the Prince of Peace Monday of the First Week of Advent Dear Friends, Today’s reading from Isaiah is a famous one: They shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks. Nation will not take up sword against nation, nor will they train for war anymore. […]