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Since Dec. 8th is the second Sunday of Advent, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception will be celebrated on Monday, December 9th. Mass times for Monday are 7:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 5:30 p.m. We hope to see you there!
Please join us for a 3 week study group which will help you prepare to give Jesus the best Christmas gift ever: the gift of yourself! In 7 Secrets of Confession, the author explores “hidden” truths of this encounter with Jesus, presenting what to many will be a new way of going to confession and inviting all to begin an exciting personal journey to healing and holiness. For more information and to register, please call Nancy Rice at 299-9879 or email at NRICE0315@GMAIL.COM WOMEN’S ADVENT STUDY GROUP
When: Thursdays, December 5th, December 12th and December 19th
Time: 12:30p.m. – 2:30p.m.
Where: St. Matthew Cathedral Center
Cathedral School of Prayer Series “Living the Liturgical Year in Prayer” will take place Tuesday, December 10th, from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Church. Advent begins a new liturgical year – come learn about how to pray in communion with the whole Church throughout the liturgical year and the cycle of feasts and seasons.
Spiritual reading can be a great way of growing in knowledge of and relationship with God. Here is a list of suggested reading to enter into the season of Advent:
“For the Time Being: A Christmas Oratio” by W.H. Auden
A long poem consisting of monologues by people from the Christmas story – including Mary, Joseph, Herod, and Simeon – as well as choruses and a narrator. The language is set in a modern context and explores the true significance of Christ for this season and this world.
The Four Quartets by T.S. Eliot (particularly “East Coker”)
The epic poem which was the last work of T.S. Eliot meditating […]