“In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias was tetrarch of Abilene, during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John the son of Zechariah in the desert.”
- Notice the details positioning this passage in place and time.
- What does that say to you?
- Time is very important to us in Advent—be more aware of who and what consumes your time today.
Heritage word—“Let us try to acquire the sense of the holy presence of the good God; then all will go well.”
(St. Julie Billiart, Spiritual Mother of the Sisters of Notre Dame)