Gentle Woman: A Reflection of Hope

This picture by Sister Grace Remington, OCSO is just one of the many visuals that my heart keeps returning to through the Advent and now Christmas season. As a recent convert to Catholicism (officially two months today!), my meditations during these recent liturgical seasons have been focused in many ways on the Blessed Mother. As a … Continue reading Gentle Woman: A Reflection of Hope

Luke 1:26-38: Advent Reflection

Jesus’ Birth Foretold 26 Now in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city in Galilee called Nazareth, 27 to a virgin [r]engaged to a man whose name was Joseph, of the [s]descendants of David; and the virgin’s name was [t]Mary. 28 And coming in, he said to her, “Greetings, [u]favored one! The Lord [v]is with you.” 29 But she was very perplexed at this statement, and kept pondering what … Continue reading Luke 1:26-38: Advent Reflection