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This Insights eNewsletter was sent to subscribers on November 26, 2013.
eNewsletter Subject: End a Year, Start a Year
Pope Francis ended the Year of Faith on Sunday, with a homily on the Solemnity of Christ the King. He also completed the work of the Synod for the Year of Faith today by issuing the post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel).
These post-synodal documents do not tend to be very manageable for mass consumption, but I read it today and made some comments which I hope you'll find helpful: The New Apostolic Exhortation: Bothersome in more ways than one!
At the same time, of course, the Church is preparing to begin a new liturgical year. Now is the perfect time to prepare for it by browsing through our Advent Workshop.
We are also happy to announce a new Liturgical Year Blog, featuring Jennifer Gregory Miller, who was the primary developer of our liturgical year resources. The first post introduces the concept, as we prepare for Advent: The End and the Beginning: The Cycle of the Liturgical Year. ...
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