Sunday, November 3, 2013

Advent: A Marian Time

An old Slovakian carol invites us to "See how the Virgin waits for Him." During Advent it can be very refreshing to focus on the person of the Blessed Mother, with perhaps a Marian prelude or Communion meditation each week.

The hymn "Mary the Dawn" might be particularly appropriate.

Or here is something that may be new to many--but can be found in the St. Gregory Hymnal.