Monthly Archives: December 2015

Discovering your Destiny — Lk 1:39-55 — Dec 20, 2015

Victor Havel once said, “The real test of a [person] is not when [they] play the role that [they] want for themselves, but when [they] play the role that destiny has for [them].” In our gospel reading, there is a … Continue reading

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Divine Joy is Our Strength — Zeph 3:14-20 — Dec 13, 2015

  This week (ending 13 December 2015) I watched the TV personality Steve Harvey interview a young person struggling to find a job.  She said that she had put in 800 applications:  and that for her to find a job … Continue reading

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Prepare the Way — Luke 3:1-6 — Dec 6, 2015 — Julie Butcher

Prepare the Way Luke 3:1-6 by Julie Butcher December 6, 2015   Are you prepared for Christmas? There’s the hustle and bustle of lugging the boxes of decorations out of the attic, putting up the tree, hanging the garland, the … Continue reading

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The Fertile Wilderness — Lk 3:1-6 — 6 December 2015

Discovering our call in the fertile wilderness In the wilderness, prepare the way of the Lord (Lk 3:1-6) THE WILDERNESS AS A PLACE OF PREPARATION The Second Sunday of the season of Advent (or, of Coming) is devoted to those … Continue reading

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