A Time for Coming Near
In this time of preparation before Christmas Day, we hope to provide you with some wonderful Advent resources for your use over the coming weeks. A blessed and happy Advent season to all!
2013 Recommended Advent Webcasts
Click here to view Fr. Jack Butler, S.J. discuss our desires as we enter the Advent season.
Click here to view Fr. Terrence Devino, S.J. talks about God's profound love and the goodness that lives with each one of us.
Click here to view Fr. Jeremy Clarke, S.J. share some funny stories about his personal faith journey and the promise of Pope Francis.
Click here to view Fr. Daniel Harrington, S.J. discuss the fulfillment of scripture and the person of Jesus.
The Advent Calendar is a Catholic resource by Busted Halo suited for youth groups, parishes, and schools. Advent is a time to reflect on the past and prepare to understand what it means to us now for the sake of what is to come, in our own future and that of our world. Click here to download the interactive calendar.
Check in each week, the Friday before each Sunday in Advent, beginning December 1, and every Sunday during Advent through Christmas, for a weekly Reflection. Each week will feature a new Reflection, authored by Fr. Joseph O’Keefe After reading the reflection, submit your own response at www.bc.edu/reflections. Bookmark this page so you don't miss any Reflections!
I Give therefore I am: The Primacy of Charity in the Christian Life
Gary Anderson will explore the central mystery of the Christmas season, and the importance of attending to Christ’s sacramental presence among the poor.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
6:00 - 7:00 PM
Cadigan Alumni Atrium, Brighton Campus
Advent Mornings, and Christmas Mass for Staff and Faculty
Join the the Center for Ignatian Spirituality for Advent Mornings: Pause and Pray. Wednesday Mornings, 8:30-9:00 AM December 4, December 12, December 18, 2013 at Rahner House, 96 College Road, 2nd floor conference room.
Please join the Division of Mission and Ministry for an Advent/Christmas Mass on Thursday, December, 20, 2013 at 2PM at St. Ignatius Church. Refreshments will be served in the Lower Church following Mass.