Advent Resources

BT Campus Ministry Recommended Advent Resources 2020

 

  • Nov 18, Wed 8pm  Ascension Presents YouTube page join Fr. Mark Toups and Sister Miriam Heidland for “How to find hope, peace, and strength for the holidays.  An evening of reflection and prayers for 2020”
  • Day of Reflection: Giving Thanks Adults are invited to a silent day of reflection November 23rd, from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm at Ignatius House, 6700 Riverside Dr. NW, Atlanta 30328. Take time to pause and give thanks for what is right in your world. Through scripture, music and informed by the wisdom of St. Ignatius of Loyola, Kay Satterfield, MA, offers new ways to savor and appreciate your lived experience. $65 includes three presentations, lunch, use of 20 acres and a concluding Mass. Limited to the first 22 registrants. http://bit.ly/Nov23retreat
  • Good Catholic series: A journey to Christmas  ($9)
  • LifeTeen Blog:  How to Advent
  • Dynamic Catholic:  Best Advent Ever
  • US Bishops (USCCB) Advent Resources:
  • Bishop Barron:  The Spirituality of Advent
  • Fr. Mike Schmitz
  • Real Life Catholic 
    • This Advent, unlock the secret to unshakeable joy with Cardinal-elect Cantalamessa and Chris Stefanick on this FREE 26-day journey. 
      • Cardinal-elect Raniero Cantalamessa, OFM Cap., was appointed by Saint Pope John Paul II as Preacher to the Papal Household in 1980, confirmed in that position by Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI in 2005, and again by Pope Francis in 2013.
      • Cardinal-elect Cantalamessa preaches a weekly sermon during Advent and Lent in the presence of the Pope, and this Advent, he will be preaching directly to YOU.   
      • Register for this special program: https://coaching.reallifecatholic.com/unshakeable-joy?mc_cid=dfd03c2029&mc_eid=d00e52da90
  • Steubenville Conference
    • Saturday, December 12, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. EST, Night of Hope— a free, live-streamed Steubenville Conference. Celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe with a keynote presentation about our Blessed Mother from Catholic speaker Mary Bielski, eucharistic adoration with Father Dave Pivonka, TOR, and more. It’s all live-streamed from Franciscan University of Steubenville. Come together as Church with thousands of Catholics worldwide. Share with your family, friends, or parish, and invite them to this powerful encounter with Christ our Hope! Register:  https://steubenvilleconferences.com/night-of-hope/#register
  • Loyola Press:  Prepare for Advent with Your Family
  • Spiritual Reading for Advent and Christmas
    • Magnificat Advent Companion:  This pocket-sized Companion follows a practical, page-a-day format and features original meditations on each day's Gospel by one of twenty-four gifted authors.
    • Meditations for Advent  Bishop Jacques-Benigne Bossuet
    • The Advent of Christ  Edward Sri
    • Advent and Christmas with Fulton Sheen  Daily Scripture and Prayers
    • Preparing for Christmas  Richard Rohr
    • Waiting for Christ:  Meditations for Advent and Christmas  John Henry Newman 
    • The Joy of Advent  Pope Francis
    • The Peace of Christmas  Pope Francis
    • Sacred Space for Advent and the Christmas Season:  2020-2021  The Irish Jesuits
    • Joy to the World:  How Christ’s Coming Changed Everything    Scott Hahn
    • The Reed of God  Caryll Houselander
       
  • Music for Advent and Christmas
    • Advent at Ephesus  Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles
    • Christmas at Ephesus  Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles
    • Caroling at Ephesus  Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles
    • O Holy Night  Christmas with Pavarotti
    • A Carnegie Hall Christmas Concert
    • Christmas in Vienna
    • Boston Pops Orchestra Holiday Pops