Browsing the November 2020 archive of Meditating with Fr. Frank

HAPPY ADVENT!

Posted by Mrs Oksana Zagorodniuk on 11/29/20

 

As we embrace this Holy Season of Advent, it is important to remind ourselves of: the  meaning, the history, the liturgical colors, the advent wreath and its candles, and the relevancy of the Advent Season to us Christians.

 

Meaning

The term “advent” is derived from the Latin “adventus”, which means “coming”. So, advent prepares us for the coming two-fold celebration of the remembrance of the First Coming of Jesus Christ to ... Read More »

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Posted by Mrs Oksana Zagorodniuk on 11/29/20

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Thanksgiving Day is a special occasion to show our gratitude to God for all His goodness to us in every way and everything, and all around us. Thanksgiving isn’t about giving thanks for having a lot. It is about giving thanks for just having and being. Most importantly, thanksgiving is about ... Read More »