You found the Christ Child!
“Our hearts must be keenly alert for opportunities in our own little corners of the daily life. May we stand in this world, not as people in hiding, but as those who help prepare the way of the only-begotten Son of God.” – Alfred Delp, S.J. 1942
Prayer for the Lighting of the Advent Wreath
Week 2: O Lord, stir up our hearts that we may prepare for Thy only begotten Son, that through His coming we may be made worthy to serve Thee with pure minds. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.
Feast Days this Week:
Monday, December 6 – St. Nicholas, patron of children, bakers, pawnbrokers, mariners and Russia
Tuesday, December 7 – St. Ambrose, patron of candlemakers
Wednesday, December 8 – Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Thursday, December 9 – St. Juan Diego
Friday, December 10 – Our Lady of Loreto
Saturday, December 11 – St. Damasus I