Sharing the Word for December 23, 2020
In today’s reading the prophet looks forward to the advent of the Lord, who will come to purify his people–to bring a new era of holiness.
Sunday Soundbite for December 27, 2020
Mary and Joseph are models for us of patient expectation and openness to God. Today’s Gospel might suggest that we do the same.
The Holiness of Every Action
In times of frustration and doubt we can feel unseen, forgetting the value of our small actions toward both people and the creatures of the earth.
3 Questions about the Incarnation
One of the great mysteries of our faith is how it was possible that God, infinite and all good, could come down upon this earth and become human like us.
What We Really Want
Somewhere in the course of a childhood or a lifetime, we learn to balance expectations and reality.
Vatican City State is pesticide-free, imports green energy
Reaching “zero emissions” for Vatican City State is an achievable goal and is another green initiative it has been pursuing, said the head of its department of infrastructure and services.