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Notes from Nancy

November 2019

Nov 26

The 1st Sunday of Advent

This week we celebrate the First Sunday of Advent.  We are now in Year A for our Liturgical Year.   Advent – a time to ponder and take time to renew our spiritual lives with time spent in prayer and reflection – yet, the time seems to speed by and call us to purchase gifts, prepare special meals, plan family events,...
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Nov 24

Christ the King

This week we celebrate Feast of Christ the King or Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe.  It is the final Sunday of our Liturgical Season.  The Readings all reflect the kingship of Jesus which is revealed to us through the humiliation of Jesus on the Cross not through power or majesty.  Think of the people hanging on the...
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Nov 14

The 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

This week we celebrate the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time. The readings today call us to trust in the Lord’s guidance and protection while persevering throughout our lives.  How is perseverance a virtue in our lives?  What other virtues do we hear this week?  Joy?  Gratitude?  Trust? Integrity? Justice?  Wisdom?...
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Nov 6

The 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

This week we celebrate the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. The Scriptures this week remind us that God is the “God of the living for to Him, all are alive.”  We must have faith and believe that God is with us through eternal life.  All who have gone before us are alive in God which is why one of the names for God is “I...
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Notes from Nancy

Thoughts and announcements from our Pastoral Director, Nancy Woodcock. Please leave any questions in the comments.