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Reflection on the Readings; December 6, 2015

Advent Hands by Catherine Alder   I see the hands of Joseph. Back and forth along bare wood they move. There is worry in those working hands, sorting out confusing thoughts with every stroke. “How can this be, my beautiful Mary now with child?”  Rough with deep splinters, these hands, small, painful splinters like tiny…