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Sharing the Word for December 28, 2017

We are so vulnerable, so subject to attack from within and from without that if God is not with us to defend us, we simply cannot survive.

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Sharing the Word for December 27, 2017

All creation proclaims God's glory. All the just are called to find gladness in our relationship with God.

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Sharing the Word for December 26, 2017 – Octave of Christmas – Year 2

Today on the Feast of St. Stephen we remember Stephen's exemplary gift of himself to preaching Christ.

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Sharing the Word for December 25, 2017

Mary and Joseph found themselves lodged in a dirty cave. The newborn Child rests in a feed trough. But shepherds were being sung to by angels, who sent them to see the Child.

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Sharing the Word for December 23, 2017

God offers us His friendship through paths of kindness and constancy. In spite of our sinfulness He guides us to justice.

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Sharing the Word for December 22, 2017

Hannah gives thanks to God because she has borne a son. The Church invites us to give thanks for God's intervention in the affairs of humanity.

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Sharing the Word for December 21, 2017

Our souls should wait for God with gladness. His goodness is the source of confidence for our future.

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Sharing the Word for December 20, 2017

During the season of Advent we renew our attachment to the Lord and invite the Lord to renew His outreach to us.

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Sharing the Word for December 19, 2017

Throughout our lives--from beginning to end--God is our help and our defense. In return we owe Him thanksgiving and praise.

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Sharing the Word for December 16, 2017

Whenever we put ourselves consciously in God's presence, His face shines on us. Our salvation consists in our being in touch with Him.

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