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Daily Reflection

Tuesday, Jan. 27

Reading:  Mark 3:31-35
Drawing Near: In today’s Gospel, I proclaim that all who do the will of God are brothers and sisters. In charity and love, rejoice in your brothers and sisters today.
Feast: St. Angela Merici, virgin
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Bits o’ Wisdom

Window Shopping

Editor in Chief Cullen Schippe offers a delightful Advent/Christmas exercise that you can share with your students and their families More.
A Family Together

Christmas Presence

This reproducible activity helps students playfully review the many meaningful symbols of the Advent and Christmas Seasons. More.

The Leading Edge

Advent: Rediscovering Ourselves in God

The Season of Advent can be a time for us to focus on our own calling, our own identity as baptized Christians in the ministry of catechesis. More.

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