Category: Advent

Peace Amid the Noise

For Catholics, the Advent season should create a tension in reconciling the secular and the holy elements of the weeks leading up to Christmas. More scrupulous Catholics may even be concerned about whether it...

Advent Matters!

By Deacon Greg Kandra – Christmas is still weeks away, and already we’re exhausted. We’ve heard too much Mariah, endured too much tinsel, watched too many Hallmark specials, been bombarded with too many ads for...

Prayer: 2nd Sunday of Advent

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Pope: During Advent, Make Peace, Not War

The Advent season is a time of preparation for the coming of the prince of peace and not a time of making war with those around you, Pope Francis said.