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Season for Sharing

It is better to give than to receive, so they say. Like so many of our common sayings, these words of truth and wisdom come from the Bible. We find it in Acts 20:35  with Saint Paul saying: In every … Continue reading

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Come Leap for Joy!

Today’s Gospel reading is Luke’s accounting of The Visitation (Luke 1: 39-45). A more beautiful encounter between two cousins there has never been. Filled with the Holy Spirit, Elizabeth comes to instantly recognize Mary as the most blessed of all … Continue reading

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Prepare Ye the Way

  Today we lit the final candle of the Advent Wreath; Christmas is but a few days away. Are you ready? Not to worry, there is still time to set you heart and mind straight! But don’t delay. Introit for … Continue reading

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Hallelujah! Chorus One More Time

The New Haven Symphony Orchestra and our own Cathedral of Saint Joseph Schola Cantorum put on a rousing performance of Handel’s Messiah this past Friday evening. The music played by the New Haven Symphony under the direction of conductor William … Continue reading

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Lord Make Us Turn to You

  Advent is upon us as we await the coming of Our Lord and Savoir, Jesus Christ. A time of preparation, a time of reflection, and a time of anticipation for the coming of the Good News. And while our best … Continue reading

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