Look up the noun “advent” in the New Oxford American Dictionary and you will read: “the arrival of a notable person, thing, or event.” The roots of
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A weekly column offering a Christian and Catholic perspective by native Maderan John Rieping, a graduate of Mt. Angel Seminary who spent 4 1/2 years in formation at Mount Angel Abbey. His website is http://wambly.weebly.com
My thanks to those readers who called last week. Samuel of Tulare asked for a list of books about Rev.
This Saturday, I will start a new “lectio divina” (“reading God”) group from 11 a.m. to noon at St. Marello Bookstore, 211 N.
“A man was meant to be doubtful about himself but undoubting about the truth: this has been exactly reversed. ...
“There is a certain poetic value, and that a genuine one, in this sense of having missed the full meaning of things.