Monthly Archives: December 2016

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December 12, 2016

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Intention: That in this season of hospitality and generosity, all of us will make a special place for those whose lives are wounded by need, misfortune or injustice.        Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:39-47 Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a [...]

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December 11, 2016

The Third Sunday of Advent Intention: That in this season of hospitality and generosity, all of us will make a special place for those whose lives are wounded by need, misfortune or injustice.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 11:2-11 When John the Baptist heard in prison of the works of the Christ, he sent [...]

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December 10, 2016

Saturday of the Second Week in Advent Intention: That all people will embrace the story of the birth of the Christ Child as a call to increase our attention to the needs of children throughout the world.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 17: 9a, 10-13 As they were coming down from the mountain, the [...]

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Commitment Retreat Participants Reflect on Their Vocations

               A view from the Retreat Center. For centuries, the natural beauty of the New Mexican high desert has attracted religious communities whose spirits were fed by crystal blue skies, snow-capped mountains, and the scent of piñon.  Many continue to flock to the Santa Fe area for [...]

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December 9, 2016

Friday of the Second Week of Advent Intention: That all people will embrace the story of the birth of the Christ Child as a call to increase our attention to the needs of children throughout the world.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 11:16-19 Jesus said to the crowds: “To what shall I compare this [...]

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December 8, 2016

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary Intention: That all people will embrace the story of the birth of the Christ Child as a call to increase our attention to the needs of children throughout the world.   Today’s Gospel | Luke 1: 26-38 The angel Gabriel was sent from God to [...]

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December 7, 2016

Memorial of Saint Ambrose, Bishop and Doctor  Intention: That all people will embrace the story of the birth of the Christ Child as a call to increase our attention to the needs of children throughout the world.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 11:28-30 Jesus said to the crowds: “Come to me, all you who labor [...]

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December 6, 2016

Tuesday of the Second Week of Advent Intention: That all people will embrace the story of the birth of the Christ Child as a call to increase our attention to the needs of children throughout the world.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 18:12-14 Jesus said to his disciples: “What is your opinion?  If a [...]

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December 5, 2016

Monday of the Second Week in Advent Intention: That all people will embrace the story of the birth of the Christ Child as a call to increase our attention to the needs of children throughout the world.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 5:17-26 One day as Jesus was teaching, Pharisees and teachers of the [...]

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December 4, 2016

Second Sunday of Advent Intention: That all people will embrace the story of the birth of the Christ Child as a call to increase our attention to the needs of children throughout the world.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 3: 1-12 John the Baptist appeared, preaching in the desert of Judea and saying, “Repent, [...]

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