Are you ready for Advent?

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Are you ready for Advent?
Mon, 11-17-2008 - 11:20am

First Sunday of Advent is November 30 - two weeks from yesterday! It starts the beginning of a new liturgical year. Christ the King Sunday is this coming Sunday November 23 - the final Sunday of the liturgical year.


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Mon, 11-17-2008 - 12:58pm


I haven't been posting here on a regular basis, but when I saw your post, I just felt like I needed to share something with you.

A few years ago, you posted an Advent Prayer cube project here. My daughter made several for us and for family members and it has become a cherished part of our Advent.

A few weeks ago, several of us from school were trying to come up with an idea for an Advent project for our

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Registered: 05-26-2005
Mon, 11-17-2008 - 1:43pm

Hi Michele, thanks so much for sharing the story about the Advent Prayer Cube. It's so nice to hear stories from families who use these ideas. There's a woman in my parish who emailed me to let me know she had used some resources with her 5th grade Religious Ed. class that

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Mon, 11-17-2008 - 10:17pm

Oh my goodness!!!

Time to get the candles and try to find the Advent wreath and other Advent things in the attic!

Thanks for the reminder. :)


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Thu, 11-20-2008 - 4:32pm

Thanks for hte reminder.



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Fri, 11-21-2008 - 9:35am