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Five Tips for a Stress-Free Advent
This Advent, we can try to scale back. As we seek to spend less, we can shop less. And we can gain time. We can slow down. We can sit and listen. We can join the party. How? Consider these ideas...

Advent Wreath
The Advent wreath is traditionally made of evergreens in a circle, symbolizing God’s everlasting, unending love. There are four candles — three purple and one pink — that count down the weeks until Christmas. The first, a purple candle, is lit four Sundays before Christmas. Another purple candle is lit three Sundays before Christmas. The pink candle is added two Sundays before Christmas, and all four candles are lit on the final Sunday before Christmas.

Teaching Children How to Pray
Perhaps the most important lesson we could teach our children is that God loves them. However, to truly teach our children about God’s love for them, we must teach them...

Today, over 50 percent of newly married couples have lived together before their wedding. Fourteen percent of them had lived with a previous partner. The implication is clear: “Everyone’s doing it. No problem. Just two people, making a personal choice.” The Catholic Church disagrees.

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Saintly Secrets: The Nativity
Presenter: Woodeene Koenig-Bricker
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastern time
Cost: Free

Where was Jesus really born? Was that first night after his birth incredibly busy with shepherds, angels and Wise Men? And speaking of Wise Men, were there really three? We will look into the facts—and fiction—surrounding the Nativity and the Birth of the Savior. Join us for an inspirational Christmas webcast.

Join us as author, writer, and researcher Woodeene Koenig-Bricker shares her knowledge of the saints during this fascinating webcast.

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