“The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ the Son of God.
As it is written in Isaiah the prophet:
Behold, I am sending my messenger ahead of you;
he will prepare your way.
A voice of one crying out in the desert:
"Prepare the way of the Lord,
make straight his paths."
John the Baptist appeared in the desert
Advent with Jean de Brébeuf Week III
A man named John was sent from God.
He came for testimony, to testify to the light,
so that all might believe through him.
He was not the light,
but came to testify to the light.
-The Gospel of John 1:6-8, The Third Sunday in Advent, 2017
“As I prepared to meditate on the perfections of Jesus Christ…at that instant...
Advent with Jean de Brébeuf Week IV
“The Holy Spirit will come upon you,
and the power of the most high will overshadow you...
For nothing will be impossible for God.”
Mary said: “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord.
May it be done to me according to your word.”
-The Gospel of Luke 1: 35, 38, The Fourth Sunday of Advent, 2017
“I offered myself...