A Penitent Blogger

Mindful of my imperfections, seeking to know Truth more deeply and to live Love more fully.

Quid sum miser tunc dicturus? Quem patronum rogaturus? Cum vix iustus sit securus?
Recordare, Iesu pie, Quod sum causa tuae viae: Ne me perdas illa die...

Sunday, November 28, 2004


The Church begins its liturgical year with Advent, the season in which we prepare for Christ's coming.

For the world, it is already the "Christmas" season: a time of shopping, parties, and carols.

For the Church, Christmas begins on Christmas.

Until then, it is a time of prayerful preparation and joyful expectation, for Christ is coming.