Moses, Aaron and his sons, Israelites, St. Paul, Shepherds, Mary, Joseph and the angel are all referenced in this weekends readings. We, with all our “limitations,” are invited to be intimately involved with the Lord and the work He entrusts to us.
Archive for December, 2011
Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God
December 31, 2011
4th Sunday of Advent
December 17, 2011
When King David was settled in his palace, and the LORD had given him rest from his enemies on every side, he said to Nathan the prophet, “Here I am living in a house of cedar, while the ark of God dwells in a tent!” 2 Sam. 7
How does one built a house for the Lord? Does the Lord need a place to dwell? Does the Lord have a say in where He will dwell?
Our final week of preparation for the celebration of the Nativity….make it count!
Third Sunday of Advent
December 9, 2011
“I rejoice heartily in the LORD, in my God is the joy of my soul (Is 61) “
What a fantastic week to consider how Almighty God has blessed us! Take some time to praise and adore the Lord this week.
Second Sunday of Advent
December 3, 2011
The words of John the Baptist offer the purpose of Advent: “Prepare the way of the Lord (adjust priorities), make straight his paths (that God may find a home in us).”