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Advent and the Jewish Prophets

December 1, 2021 Dawn Beutner 8

Why did Michelangelo paint seven Old Testament prophets in the Sistine Chapel? Because Jewish prophets such as Ezekiel, Isaiah, and Jeremiah are important figures both in the Jewish faith and to Christians. The Catholic Church […]

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The meanings and traditions of Advent

November 29, 2021 Catholic News Agency 1

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Denver Newsroom, Nov 29, 2021 / 11:00 am (CNA).
Advent is a time of preparation. We prepare our hearts for the coming of Christ, and welcome his presence into our lives. During a time of Christmas … […]

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Suffering Advent

November 27, 2021 Dale Ahlquist 13

The secular world calls it the Holiday Season. The Catholic Church calls it Advent. The two are starkly different, but the one thing they have […]