Monthly Archives: December 2012

Week of December 23, 2012

Christmas is just around the corner and children are getting more and more excited.  We sense that same kind of excitement in today’s Gospel when Luke tells the story of Mary visiting Elizabeth.  Christ is near and John the Baptist leaps in the womb for joy.  This story is only told in the Gospel of […]

Week of December 16, 2012

In today’s Gospel different people, from different walks of life are asking John the Baptist, “What should we do?”  As I was meditating on this Gospel I noticed a calendar my friend had given me for Christmas last year.  It is one of those calendars that have a thought for each day.  On Monday and […]

Week of December 9, 2012

The workshop on prayer on December 1st was a wonderful experience for those who attended.  Fr. Steve Yavorsky did a beautiful job in leading us in prayer and encouraging us to form a prayerful relationship with our God.  In today’s Gospel we are told by John the Baptist to prepare the way of the Lord.  […]