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We wish you a Blessed Christmas and a Happy New Year!

“The times are difficult. They call for courage and faith. . . Let us pray for one another, love one another in truth, in the sobriety of earnest Christian hope, for hope, says Paul, does not deceive.” Dorothy Day quoting Thomas Merton’s … Continue reading

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How do Christians celebrate Christmas in Iraq?

This year The Lay Centre has two students from Iraq, and one of them, Sana Roffo, told us about their Culture and how they spend the Christmas holidays. In Iraq, Christians usually start the preparation for Christmas in the first … Continue reading

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‘Set out, my heart’: A message for Christmas

 

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Celebrating Advent at the Gregorian University

Posted by Filipe Domingues The Pontifical Gregorian University has the long tradition of offering its students the opportunity to sing Advent and Christmas carols during the 15-minute breaks between classes in the week prior to Christmas break.  For the first time, our community members decided to … Continue reading

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