vigilance

Advent Reminds us to Wake Up

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During a time when parties and endless carols dull our spiritual senses, the message of Advent urges to wake up and be alert and vigilant.  Our society is asleep spiritually.  Here are some ideas to rouse ourselves, our famlies and our neighbors to a preparation for the Christmas holidays that is more life-giving and meaningful. Reflection on the Mass readings […]

Encountering the Word — 1 Peter 5:8

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“Be sober and vigilant. Your opponent the devil is prowling around like a roaring lion looking for (someone) to devour” (1 Peter 5:8). If you liked this scripture verse, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. Thank […]

Encountering the Word – 1 Thessalonians 5:5-6

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“For all of you are children of the light* and children of the day. We are not of the night or of darkness. Therefore, let us not sleep as the rest do, but let us stay alert and sober.” (1 Thessalonians 5:5-6) If you liked this scripture passage, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and […]