Are We Prepared to Meet Jesus?

Posted February 19, 2018 8:57 pm by Ellen

Are We Prepared to Meet Jesus?

R. Alleluia, alleluia.
Behold, the Lord comes to save his people;
blessed are those prepared to meet him.
R. Alleluia, alleluia.
Advent is a beautiful time of preparation for Christmas. But it’s easy to lose sight of that, given our culture’s focus on gift-buying and materialism. Advent is a time to prepare to meet and celebrate the newborn King’s arrival. But what about that all-important time when we will meet Jesus when we die? If we died today, would we be prepared?
Fasting during Advent is not as widespread as fasting during Lent. But Advent is also a penitential time and fasting prepares us to

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