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Advent and Christmas Reflections 2021
The light shines in the darkness and the darkness has not covercome it." (John 1:5)

The Franciscan Sisters of Chicago are happy to share the Catholic Healthcare Association's annual Advent and Christmas reflections. This year the CHA provided weekly reflections throughout the season of Advent for all to enjoy.

Click Here to download the complete Advent reflections print guide or you may click on each link below for individual weeks. Each day has a video reflection link that you may use. The reflections are beautifully illustrated by artist Kim A. Rivera (Click here to view her work).

Week One (Starting November 28):
The Angel Gabriel En Route to Mary

View video reflection

Week Two (Starting December 5):
The Annunciation and St. Ann

View video reflection


Week Three (Starting December 12):
The Visitation and Zechariah

View video reflection

Week Four (Starting December 19th):
The Magi Set Up Camp

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Christmas: The Nativity and The Midwives
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