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Life Teen Advent Answers 8/8

Johannes Benninghoff, Youth Minister - 21 December 2018 In this final post for Advent we are discussing God’s voice, mentorship, and faith. At our Life Night this past Sunday we discussed how to move through Advent. Advent is a good time to get back to the basics. We focused on the two greatest [...]

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Life Teen Advent Answers 7/8

Johannes Benninghoff, Youth Minister - 19 December 2018 A common phrase that is uttered is “It is all part of God’s plan.” God has a plan for creation that is certain and God’s ultimate plan for us is to reunite with him (see John 3:16). However, it is very easy to be dismissive [...]

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Life Teen Advent Answers 6/8

Sara Pekar, Pastoral Associate - 17 December 2018 Today Ricky fielded several questions about the Holy Spirit, Scripture, and the life of Jesus. Yes! The Holy Spirit is real, and working in the lives of Christians today. We hear repeatedly about the Spirit of God throughout Scripture, from the very beginning of the [...]

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Life Teen Advent Answers 5/8

Johannes Benninghoff, Youth Minister - 13 DEC 2018 The phrase used most in Sacred Scripture is “do not be afraid” or some form of it. In today’s first reading (Isaiah 41:13-20) God proclaims to Israel “‘Fear not, I will help you,’” (41:13). The reading goes on to tell us how God will provide [...]

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Life Teen Advent Answers 4/8

Sara Pekar, Pastoral Associate - 10 December 2018 Hi everyone! I wanted to briefly expound upon and further explain some things in the video that I did not make clear. The first question asked to me was about the priesthood. As early as the 300s, the Roman Catholic tradition has ordained priests who [...]

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Life Teen Advent Answers 3/8

Johannes Benninghoff, Youth Minister - 7 DEC 2018 Before Mary’s theological role is addressed, it is important to note how the Church responded to Mary’s significance as Mother of God. As early as the late first century Mary is already being given high status among believers, and rightfully so; she is the Mother [...]

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Life Teen Advent Answers 2/8

Johannes Benninghoff, Youth Minister – 5 DEC 2018 I am honored to be given an opportunity to be a part of this Advent series. I think the questions that the parish asked are important questions to answer as we journey together on our way Home. I am comforted by the fact that our [...]

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Life Teen: Advent Answers 1/8

Not too long ago, we asked the parish to submit their questions as part of our Question Everything series. We received great questions and here are our responses. We broke the questions into eight segments that we will share throughout the Advent season. Thank you for your participation. Enjoy! ---------------------------------- Sara Pekar, Pastoral [...]

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Best Advent Ever

Rediscover the joy of Christmas with "Best Advent Ever", a free email program that will help you slow down and focus on what matters most during this holiday season. https://dynamiccatholic.com/best-advent-ever#sign-up-form

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Intergenerational Advent Service Opportunities

Last year, our Blessing Bags brought a smile to the face of many in our community; we would love to have you help us do it again! The Blessing Bags will contain homemade cards and cookies, and other gifts created with love from people like you.  These bags are distributed to any in need of [...]

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