Pope Francis blessed hundreds of figurines of the baby Jesus and encouraged children to make sure they have Nativity scenes at home.
Advent is joyful expectation, when you accept that miracles happen.
University students seek the light of the Advent season during the end of the semester stress.
Advent helps us turn away from distractions, calm our minds and heart and refocus on our relationship with God.
This Advent, people from across the St. Cloud Diocese reflect on a word that represents Jesus to them.
“It is necessary to sit in the school of Advent so that we can learn that in our darkest hour it is safe to trust and that perhaps, it is in our darkest hour, that it is safest to trust.”
These books offer daily reading and reflections for a spiritual Advent season.
Mark’s Gospel and the O Antiphons focus on the question of Jesus’ identity.