No patience required! read the ad for a large online bookseller promoting next day delivery. This is not the message of Advent that is to watch and
wait so patient perseverance along with fortified faith is needed! As we develop habits to sustain our desire we find a closeness to God. We look to John the Baptist who was the long awaited son of Elizabeth and Zachariah who were heard by God
in their prayers when it looked hopeless, God had a plan! Mary and Joseph were in strained circumstances, likely they experienced human doubts, yet God had a plan! A very beautiful plan that would give us eternal light, our savior! Visitors to
reclaimsunday.net in the midst of ample darkness in the world you testify to the light on SUNDAY AND EACH DAY TO FOLLOW. Until we return to Sunday may your witness increase with a kindness, a smile, and an act of tenderness. Never give up! St.
Ignatius teaches to never make a change when in desolation. Wait, Christian people for Christ has conquered the world. We wait in hope for the coming of The Lord. O come O come Emmanuel!