The Nativity Story

Okay, I don’t very often blog about movies, but I feel like I should say a few words about The Nativity Story. From the limited view of the trailers I’ve seen, I’m looking forward to seeing the movie. It fits in very well with my Advent Spiritual/Hobby Project, Fr. Pat’s Manger Photos (you can see… Continue reading The Nativity Story

Prelude to Advent: Come, Lord Jesus!

Readings: 1 John 1:1-4, Luke 1:1-4, Luke 4:14-22 [Mass for the School Children.] In today’s Gospel, we hear Jesus reading from the book of the prophet Isaiah. The prophet Isaiah preached about 750 years before Jesus was born. At that time, the Jewish people were in a time of great turmoil and persecution. Isaiah preached… Continue reading Prelude to Advent: Come, Lord Jesus!