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The Fourth Sunday of Advent ~ The power of visiting a friend

The Fourth Sunday of Advent ~ December 23, 2018 Today’s Gospel story is a beautiful one. When the angel announced to Mary that she would conceive a child, she was given a way to confirm that message: to go visit her “kinswoman who has also conceived in her old age.” (Lk. 1:36)  . . . […]

The Fourth Sunday of Advent ~ Joseph’s dream

The Fourth Sunday of Advent ~ December 18, 2016 We’re quite used to hearing St. Luke’s version of the Annunciation story. But we’re in the A-cycle of readings this year that features the Gospel of Matthew. Matthew’s Annunciation story is less known, so I’ve placed the entire text here for us to look at, because […]

The Fourth Sunday of Advent ~ The power of visiting a friend

THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT Today’s Gospel story is a beautiful one. When the angel announced to Mary that she would conceive a child, she was given a way to confirm that message: to go visit her “kinswoman who has also conceived in her old age.” (Lk. 1:36)  . . . . Mary set out […]

ADVENT DAY 23 — OUR VULNERABLE GOD

                    Our Lady breast feeding Jesus — Shrine of our Lady of La Leche                                                    — St. Augustine, Florida THE FOURTH SUNDAY […]