Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Solemnity of Epiphany

January 2

On Epiphany the Sisters hold a traditionalHouse Blessing, using a prayer from Sister Mary Christa Kroening.

“Jesus, the Christ of God, be our brightMorning Star of Faith, awaken us to your presence among us this day. Bless uswith the Star of Faith which inspired the Magi to seek you and discern thetrue and just pathway in our life together. Bless all the people who touch ourlives and those who have asked for our prayerful support. We ask this inyour Holy Name. Amen! Alleluia!

You can also download a blessing from the USConference of Catholic Bishops:

http://www.usccb.org/prayer-and-worship/sacraments-and-sacramentals/sacramentals-blessings/objects/blessing-of-the-home-and-household-on-epiphany.cfm

May this holy day bring blessings for you andyour loved ones, today and all the coming year.

For a reflection on Epiphany,  goto https://blog.franciscanmedia.org/franciscan-spirit/live-the-eucharist-a-reflection-for-epiphany

Saint of the Day is used with permission fromFranciscan Media (www.FranciscanMedia.org).

Details

Date:
January 2
Event Category:
“Our greatest fulfillment lies in giving ourselves to others.”
–Henri Nouwen