November 2020

Terry

Looking To Advent

Advent ThemeAdvent ushers in change, but no ordinary one.  The change is an Incarnation, when God took a risk and became one of us in the form of an innocent newborn at Christmas. That child then changes into our Lord, Savior and Redeemer, who then ushers in even more change. This year’s Advent/Christmas theme is, …

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November 8th ,2020

Changes in Remembering our Dearly DeceasedAs is the case with just about everything else, the Covid restrictions have presented challenges to our normal procedures of remembering our dearly deceased loved ones. However, as in many cases, these restrictions also offer opportunities for us to be more inclusive and even more prayerful, and so it is …

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All Saints’ Day

There are seventeen Solemnities throughout the Church year marking liturgical celebrations world-wide.  In addition, individual countries and certain religious orders celebrate Solemnities for events and saints with a particular local significance. A Solemnity is a feast day of the highest rank celebrating:      •  a mystery of faith, such as the Trinity      •  an …

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