It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us memories of goodness and thus to open doors of hope.     

– Pope Benedict XVI


This Advent, our Pax Christi group gathered together to share a meal and hopefully undertake the beautiful Advent task of which Pope Benedict XVI speaks, to open doors of hope.  We wrote and sent cards to some of the men on Alabama’s death row.  They await an uncertain fate in cramped cells and harsh conditions, but hopefully we can be a reminder of God’s Love, that Jesus came for us all.