Advent with Jean de Brébeuf Week III
A man named John was sent from God.
He came for testimony, to testify to the light,
so that all might believe through him.
He was not the light,
but came to testify to the light.
-The Gospel of John 1:6-8, The Third Sunday in Advent, 2017
“As I prepared to meditate on the perfections of Jesus Christ…at that instant I saw an immense rose, marvelous in grandeur and variety of which all the beauty emanated from the center.”
-The Diary of St. Jean de Brébeuf, 1630
Drawing nearer to the arrival of Christ and the coming dawn of our festive season, what moments in our lives allow