Category Archives: Charism

An Advent Reflection by Miss Rachel

In this time of Advent, the gospels invite us to reflect on the person of John the Baptist. He, as “forerunner,” prepares the way for Christ in the preparation of his disciples. John, though exalted in this role, knows he is not the Messiah or the most important man for his disciples to follow. He…
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Mary prepares us to receive Christ this Advent

As we begin the beautiful season of Advent, I would like to offer a reflection on Mary and the Eucharist since Advent is the season in which Mary was pregnant with Christ’s Presence within her.  Let us ponder a few ways that Mary can teach us to more fully receive Christ into our lives as…
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Wounded By Love

“I am wounded by love” -Song of Songs 2:5 The ideal of a wound of love is unusual in our pleasure driven society that seeks to avoid pain and suffering at all costs.  What does it mean to be wounded by love?  In a recent homily, a priest said that our bodies are able to…
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