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A Reflection for the First Sunday in Advent

By Marilyn Dunphy, MHSH Reading I: Isaiah 2:1-5 Responsorial Psalm: 122: 1-2, 3-4, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9 Reading II: Romans 13:11-14 Gospel: Matthew 24:37-44  The readings for this first Sunday in Advent present us with a number of contrasts.  In the … Continue reading

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“For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord” -Luke 2:11

A Reflection for Christmas by Sr. Loretta Cornell, MHSH President Merry Christmas, and blessings during this Holy Season of Christmas and all through the New Year. Cards, good wishes, ads, parties, television specials—they have all led up to this special … Continue reading

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Our Advent Journey: A Reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Advent

By Sister Elizabeth Langmead, MHSH Readings: MI 5:1-4A HEB  10:5-10 LK 1:39-45 Our readings this Fourth Sunday of Advent are a great reminder of how God uses the ordinary in extraordinary ways!  The prophet Micah prophesizes that from small, ordinary, … Continue reading

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Waiting in Hope

A Reflection for the First Sunday of Advent by Marilyn Dunphy, MHSH Readings: Jer. 33: 14-16 Psalm 25: 4-5, 8-9, 10, 14 1 Thes. 2:12 – 4:2 Lk. 21: 25-28, 34-36 “It is better to light a candle than to … Continue reading

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity: Day 3

Today (Thursday, January 20) marks the third day in the eight day Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.  During this week, daily scripture references, meditation and prayer will be offered for readers’ reflection.  (Material provided courtesy of the Graymoor Ecumenical … Continue reading

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