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Making Advent a Game Changer EYES ON HEAVEN - November 18, 2015 Advent now comes and goes nearly unnoticed. The only thing worth of recognition between Halloween and Christmas is Thanksgiving, and even that has started to take a back seat as major stores start "decking the halls" and major TV stations start putting on Christmas movies in late October and early November. Advent, a delightful period of quiet waiting and anticipation for the coming of the child Jesus passes by largely forgotten. My husband is a Maronite Catholic. Any of ...http://eyesonheaven.net/making-advent-a-game-changer/
Spiritual Hunger and the Bread of Life INSIGHT SCOOP THE IGNATIUS PRESS BLOG - August 9, 2015 ... about the leaders: "But you had to lead us into this desert to make the whole community die of famine!" (cf. Ex. 16:2-4). That complaint was part of the Old Testament reading last week. In today's Gospel we find that the Jews—those religious leaders ardently opposed to the person and message of Jesus—were murmuring and complaining. They were upset by his claim to be the "bread of heaven that came down from heaven." The basis for their murmuring disbelief can be summarized quite ...http://insightscoop.typepad.com/2004/2015/08/a-scriptural-reflection-on-the-readings-for-sunday-august-12-2012-the-nineteenth-sunday-in-ordinary-time-carl-e-olson.html