Advent

December 5, 2016
Advent preparation: Are we ready to receive Jesus?
Advent preparation: Are we ready to receive Jesus?

Advent is a time for serious reflection on our lives as disciples of Jesus, whose return we are called not simply to expect but to prepare for -- with great care as well as great joy.

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December 5, 2016
Advent joy for imperfect Christians
Advent joy for imperfect Christians

It is not mysterious at all that the church lodges an annual day of joy in the heart of Advent. The tone of this December day, called Gaudete Sunday, is set by the coming joyful days of Christmas, which the Advent season awaits.

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December 5, 2016
Diocesan Advent events abound

The following parishes have informed the Catholic Courier of their upcoming Advent activities:

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August 11, 2016
Previous Stories
Previous Stories

Previous Advent stories from 2009-2015.

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