The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception reminds me that all the cleaning and baking and buying should reflect something even bigger going on inside me: preparations for Christ’s coming to my heart.
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In this week’s Encountering the Word video for the Second Sunday of Advent, Jeff Cavins encourages us to prepare for the coming of Christ by remembering our baptism and going to confession.
Advent is a time of gratitude, but nothing snuffs out the spirit of gratitude like the diabolical spirit of envy.
Most people would answer the question of “Why did Jesus come into the world?” with an answer like “To save us from our sin” or “To die on the Cross for us.” While these statements are clearly true (we needed…
In this week’s Encountering the Word video for the First Sunday of Advent, Jeff Cavins reminds us to prepare and always be ready for Christ’s return.
Christ did not travel to this region to further a prejudice against Canaanites. He traveled there so the Canaanite woman could teach the disciples a lesson in humility, persistence in prayer, and faith.
In this week’s Encountering the Word video for the Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jeff Cavins reflects on Jesus’ parable of the talents found in this Sunday’s Gospel.