Christmas

The Meaning of the Christmas Manger

by Kathleen Glavich, SND on December 24, 2014

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To celebrate Christmas, here are excerpts from the chapter “Manger” in my first published (and republished) book Voices: Messages in Gospel Symbols. Jesus could have been born at home in Nazareth and placed in a wooden crib fashioned by his carpenter-father, Joseph. Instead, because he makes his appearance while his mother and father are en […]

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Christmas, Love Made Flesh

by Kathleen Glavich, SND on December 25, 2013

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Someone gave me a “Christmas card” that showed the billions of stars in the Milky Way galaxy. Pointing to one tiny dot was an arrow labelled, “You are here.” Pondering this picture makes me dizzy! It emphasizes the puniness of our planet in the context of the immensity of the universe. How astounding that God […]

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Stars Above! Christmas Lights.

by Kathleen Glavich, SND on December 19, 2012

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Last Thursday night I ventured out into the cold to view the meteor shower. During the half hour I spent with eyes glued to the sky I sighted two shooting stars. Then I went inside and saw one more on the Internet, thanks to the live camera NASA had set up in Alabama. I’m glad […]

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