Tag: Advent

In our first reading this morning, God calls on Jerusalem to take off her dress of sorrow and distress, and put on the beauty of the glory of God. It is a call to preparation for a triumphant return, a …

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Today we begin the advent season, the season of preparation for the coming of Jesus Christ at Christmas. The word “advent” is from the Latin word “adventus”, meaning “coming”. Advent is a season of expectation, anticipation and a season of …

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