Monthly Archives: December 2015

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December 31, 2015

The Seventh Day in the Octave of Christmas Intention: That all people will be open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit as we discern how best to build God’s Kingdom and heal our broken world.     Today’s Gospel | John 1:1-18 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, [...]

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December 30, 2015

The Sixth Day in the Octave of Christmas Intention: That all people will be open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit as we discern how best to build God’s Kingdom and heal our broken world.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 2:36-40 There was a prophetess, Anna, the daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe [...]

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December 29, 2015

The Fifth Day in the Octave of Christmas Intention: That all people will be open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit as we discern how best to build God’s Kingdom and heal our broken world.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 2: 22-35 When the days were completed for their purification according to the [...]

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District Chapter Part I Concludes

Click here for daily Chapter updates and photos on the District's Facebook and Twitter pages. Click here for District Chapter Day 1 Synopsis. Click here for District Chapter Day 2 Synopsis. Click here for District Chapter Day 3 Synopsis. The inaugural District Chapter of the San Francisco New Orleans District was held December 28-30 at Mont [...]

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December 28, 2015

Feast of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs Intention: That all people will be open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit as we discern how best to build God’s Kingdom and heal our broken world.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 2: 13-18 When the magi had departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to [...]

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December 27, 2015

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Intention: That all people will be open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit as we discern how best to build God’s Kingdom and heal our broken world.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 2: 41-52 Each year Jesus’ parents went to Jerusalem for the feast of [...]

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December 26, 2015

The Feast of Saint Stephen, First Martyr Intention: We pray for a joyous and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 10:17-22 Jesus said to his disciples: “Beware of men, for they will hand you over to courts and [...]

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December 25, 2015

The Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord (Christmas) Intention: We pray for a joyous and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 2:1-14 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the whole world should [...]

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December 24, 2015

The Eve of the Birth of our Lord Intention: We pray for a joyous and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:67-79 Zechariah his father, filled with the Holy Spirit, prophesied, saying: “Blessed be the Lord, the God [...]

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December 23, 2015

Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Advent Intention: We pray for a joyous and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.       Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:57-66 When the time arrived for Elizabeth to have her child she gave birth to a son.  [...]

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