|The 3rd candle in the Advent wreath has been lighted.|
"Have courage! Have patience! The Lord is coming very soon.
|Sr. Maria Socoro and Sr. Marie Paul Thérèse posing before our improvised Jubilee door|
at the entrance to the recreation room.
|The whole community passed through this door |
before we started with our paraliturgy to close the Jubilee Year of Mercy.
|Here we gathered around for the penitential rite and to welcome the Advent Season.|
|Sr Socoro lighted the Pascal candle to begin the peninential rite|
|while Sr Paul Therese lighted the candle of the advent wreath while the community sang:|
" O Come, O Come, Emmanuel. "