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[Simeon] was righteous and devout, looking forward to the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit rested on him. - Luke 2:25 (NRSV)

I find I often lack perseverance and patience in my faith, but I am inspired by the example of my grandparents. They lived through the terror of a Communist regime, but they were not broken by the disappointments of the world. My grandparents prepared to wait a long time and...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to await your coming with perseverance and strong faith. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 2:25-35

Thought for the Day

Who has inspired me to persevere in faith?

Prayer Focus

Those living in political unrest

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Throughout my Walk I experienced the presence of the Risen One in the devotional spaces as well as in times of teaching, meditation, and prayer. The communion with brothers, experienced in the daily sharing at the table and in the Word, generated deep bonds of brotherhood.” 

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