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December 21, 2016

Wednesday of the Fourth Week in Advent Intention: We pray for a faith-filled and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:39-45 Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where [...]

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December 20, 2016

Tuesday of the Fourth Week in Advent Intention: We pray for a faith-filled and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:26-38 In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called [...]

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December 19, 2016

Monday of the Fourth Week in Advent Intention: We pray for a faith-filled and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.     Today’s Gospel | Luke 1:5-25 In the days of Herod, King of Judea, there was a priest named Zechariah of the priestly [...]

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December 18, 2016

Fourth Sunday of Advent Intention: We pray for a faith-filled and transforming Christmastime for our world, one that fills it with peace, justice, and good will toward all.     Today’s Gospel | Matthew 1:18-25 This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about.  When his mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph, but before [...]

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December 17, 2016

Saturday of the Third Week 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 1:1-17 The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, [...]

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R.I.P. Yvonne Gelpi, AFSC

Long-time Lasallian Partner Yvonne Gelpi, AFSC  passed away on December 15 in Bay St. Louis, MS after an extended illness. Ms. Gelpi served as president of De La Salle High School in New Orleans, LA from 1991 to 2003, when she retired.  She returned in 2011 for a brief time to act as interim president.  [...]

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December 16, 2016

Friday of the Third Week 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 | John 5:33-36 Jesus said to the Jews: “You sent emissaries to John, and he [...]

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December 15, 2016

Thursday of the Third Week 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 | Luke 7:24-30 When the messengers of John the Baptist had left, Jesus began to [...]

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December 14, 2016

Memorial of Saint John of the Cross, Priest and Doctor of the Church 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 7:18b-23 At that time, John summoned two of [...]

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December 13, 2016

Memorial of Saint Lucy, Virgin and Martyr 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 21:28-32 Jesus said to the chief priests and the elders of the people: [...]

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