Advent Week Four – Instruments of God’s Love

In Advent week four we light the third of the purple candles in the advent wreath. It represents love. Love is, actually, all around us. It is not always as obvious as a romantic comedy. It is rarely as sentimental as a Christmas movie. Love can be demanding, and frightening and exhausting – like...

Prepare the Way of the Lord!

A Message from 1971 1971 was the year of the Synod of Bishops’ statement Justice in the World – and the year of the musical Godspell. Based on the gospel of Matthew, its opening song reflects this year’s gospel reading for the second Sunday of Advent. Colleen Hewitt sang in the Australian production of...

Advent Email Retreat

Sacred Advent Receive daily prayer resources by email from the writers of Sacred Space. The emails will lead you through praying with a Scripture reading and points for reflection. Links to related material will be provided. Get Advent Email Sign up online here.