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Tips for celebrating Advent

Tips for celebrating Advent

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

“The surest way for me to tap into the spirit of Advent is to give an anonymous gift to a neighbor in need.”

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Advent wreath prayer helps to prepare our hearts for Christmas

Advent wreath prayer helps to prepare our hearts for Christmas

| November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Advent: Week 1 — Dec. 2

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Advent: Rescuing the real meaning of the season

Advent: Rescuing the real meaning of the season

| November 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

For the world of business and retail, the Christmas season began right after the kids shed their Halloween costumes and started unwrapping their treats.

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Jesse Tree, other ornaments deepen experience of Church seasons

Jesse Tree, other ornaments deepen experience of Church seasons

| Susan Klemond | November 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

Greg and Sarah Damm’s six children anticipate Christmas, but they also look forward to each Advent day’s journey toward the holy day.

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Advent – Week 4

Advent – Week 4

| December 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

It is God who has provided everything we have and made us everything we are.

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Sacred sites of the Christmas story

Sacred sites of the Christmas story

| Father Michael Van Sloun | December 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Take an Advent journey through the Holy Land

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Advent – Week 3

Advent – Week 3

| December 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Feeling God in our lives lifts our spirits

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Advent – Week 2

Advent – Week 2

| December 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Prepare the way for the Lord!

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Advent beckons us to wait expectantly, just like grandmother

Advent beckons us to wait expectantly, just like grandmother

| Father John Bauer for The Catholic Spirit | November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

During the season of Advent, while the world around us seems to speed up and become busier than ever, the liturgies of this season call us to slow down and wait — to wait in joyful hope and faith-filled expectation.

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