(B16, Homily 30 November 2008) www.bendicteveryday.com"Watch", Jesus tells us…Watching means following the Lord, choosing what Christ chose, loving what he loved, conforming one's own life to his; watching means passing every instant of our time in the sphere of his love without letting oneself be disheartened by the inevitable difficulties and problems of daily life.
There is also a very nice meditation booklet for Advent that allows us to journey with the Pope of Christian Unity, B16, through this season. It has been made available by the USCCB here. This is how it is being advertised:
I hope you enjoy :-)Advent & Christmas with Pope Benedict XVIAs a special spiritual gift this season, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is providing a downloadable book of scriptural reflections for Advent and Christmas featuring the words of Pope Benedict XVI from homilies, speeches and other addresses during his papacy. The 37-page document includes a scripture quote and a reflection from the Holy Father for every day of Advent, which begins on Sunday, November 28, 2010, through the 7th Day in the Octave of Christmas, December 31, 2010. "Advent & Christmas with Pope Benedict XVI" is a preview of the upcoming publication "A Year with Pope Benedict XVI," which will be available soon from USCCB.