What are we waiting for? How to live the truth of Advent

Vol. 6 | No. 24 | December 3, 2021

On the cover: “The Visitation,” about 1480–1485, by Jean Bourdichon. Advent isn’t just about preparing for Christmas — it’s an opportunity to develop lifelong habits that help us to wait for and welcome Jesus in our lives. On Page 10, Mike Aquilina offers seven tried-and-true spiritual practices that can help us make the most of this Advent. After all, who said we’re guaranteed another one?

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