Second Sunday of Advent Cycle C

Welcome to our Into the Light Reflection site for the Second Sunday of Advent!  We should be about Day 6 into our chocolate Advent calendars. Our readings for this Sunday, the Second Sunday of Advent are here. (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/120521.cfm). Again, these are my notes and interpretations from the 8:30 and 10 (or Noon) Mass homily ofContinue reading “Second Sunday of Advent Cycle C”

First Sunday of Advent Cycle C

Welcome to our Into the Light Reflection site for Advent!  As we each prepare ourselves for the season of Lent, let us remember the reflection of David Steindl Rast, OSB: It’s not joy that makes us grateful, it’s gratitude that makes us joyful. Our readings for this Sunday, the First Sunday of Advent are here.Continue reading “First Sunday of Advent Cycle C”

You know you’re in Montana when …

… it looks like a straight shot on the map from Gardiner to Great Falls via US 89 … and .. you misread those contours and misread the actual vertical experience of the trip!  Travel from Gardiner to Livingston was as much a delight on the way out, as the way in — elk, osprey,Continue reading “You know you’re in Montana when …”