THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT: JOHN 1:6-8, 19-28

THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT: JOHN 1:6-8, 19-28 This Third Sunday of Advent is called “Rejoice Sunday” because — over and over — we hear: “Rejoice in the Lord always.” We rejoice because God is in our midst and God hears our prayers. God also rejoices in us and God renews

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FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT: MARK 13: 33-37

FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT: MARK 13: 33-37 Today, we enter the season of Advent. Advent is a time of waking from darkness to light, from hopelessness to hope, and from hatred to love. In the Gospel Jesus says, “Be Vigilant at all times and stay awake, because you do not

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