Your browser is not Javascript enable or you have turn it off. We recommend you to activate for better security reason

Home > News > Story

Waiting, Hoping, Desiring

Mi nombre es: (My name is) Maria, Jose, Jesus I stand at the water's edge, of Mexico.

WAITING, WAITING, WAITING.

Looking on the other side of the river I dream of freedom. Cameras are watching my every move, like monsters ready to attack if I dip my foot into the waters.

The vast country of the North is before me. I WAIT, I WAIT, I WAIT

I ask myself: “Is there room for me in this expansive land?” 

+ Read More

Reflection on the Readings for the 2nd Sunday of Advent 2021

I doubt there ever was an easy time to live. But as I am buffeted by many present threats to life such as COVID-19 that many try to wish away, climate change that has been downplayed for forty years or more, and ever more violent backlash against attempts to begin to dismantle the caste system in North America, I find it difficult not to despair. Nonetheless, the readings for the second Sunday of Advent give me cause for hope.

+ Read More

1st Sunday of Advent Reflection 2021

This Sunday, November 28th, 2021, is the First Sunday of Advent. Associate, Joan Fraser, of Truro, Nova Scotia, graciously volunteered to share her Advent Reflection as we wait in joyful anticipation for the birth of Jesus Christ.

Please take some quiet time to reflect on Joan's Advent sharing.

+ Read More

Back to the news index All the news
© Tous droits réservés Congrégation de Notre-Dame, Montréal, Québec, Canada