Daily Archives: 25 October 2014

DPPL 105: The Spirit of Advent

Wrapping up our discussion of Advent, we consider the acknowledgement that consumerism has invaded December. 105. Popular piety, because of its intuitive understanding of the Christian mystery, can contribute effectively to the conservation of many of the values of Advent, … Continue reading

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The Synod Fathers Speak 8: Charity

At weddings, my pastor often preaches of the ideal of the married couple expressing their love in an ever-wider circle: the children they will welcome into the world, and ultimately, the poor who will come knocking at their door and … Continue reading

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