FIAT! “BE IT DONE UNTO ME ACCORDING TO THY WORD! (Lk 1:38)”


FIAT! “BE IT DONE UNTO ME ACCORDING TO THY WORD! (Lk 1:38)” Our Mother Mary’s response to God’s Will changed the course of history and made it possible for God to assume our humanity: God-with-us! The Son of God, Our Lord Jesus Christ, took our flesh with just a single “yes” of a simple young girl…

4th Sunday of Advent (B): FIAT! BE IT DONE!


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Mar. 25: ANNUNCIATION OF OUR LORD Prayer vid + Divine office 2nd reading


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