As this awful year has unfolded and as the pandemic not only deepened, but a second wave surged across many lands, fears began to grow about our Advent and our Christmas – would we be able to celebrate together or even be together?
‘Even now as we walk amid passing things, you teach us by them to love the things of heaven.’ How do we learn to love the things of heaven? We do so by practicing faith, hope and charity. Our faith is in God.
This month, so many of us continue our fervent prayer for all of humanity, as the whole world continues to suffer from the pandemic, yet we keep in our prayer another concern that will affect us all, now and in the generations that follow us.