December Spotlight: Advent, the Virgin Mary, and Christmas

  • Advent: Rethinking the Season by Dr. Tim Gray

    Advent is an odd season. Unlike most other seasons, it’s a season that isn’t about itself, but is instead about preparing for Christmas. But that reality often gets lost in the shuffle and stress of trying to find all the right gifts, decorations, and dinner ingredients. In this Lighthouse Talk a...

  • Mary of Nazareth

    Movie

    Mary of Nazareth is an epic motion picture on the life of Mary, Mother of Christ, from her childhood through the Resurrection of Jesus. Shot in high definition, it was filmed in Europe with outstanding cinematography, a strong cast, and a majestic music score. Actress Alissa Jung gives a beautifu...

  • María de Nazaret

    María de Nazaret es una película épica sobre la vida de María, madre de Cristo, desde su infancia hasta la resurrección de Jesús. Fue filmado en Europa con una alta definición, una cinematografía excepcional, un talentoso elenco y una música majestuosa. Donde la actriz Alissa Jung nos ofrece una ...

  • Prepare the Way of the King by Dr. Scott Hahn

    Dr. Scott Hahn, one of the most eminent Catholic theologians in our country today, reveals what scholars now know about the shepherds, the mysterious Magi, and King Herod. Your Advent journey will take on new meaning as you prepare your heart for the birth of our Lord. This illuminating presentat...

  • FORMED Now! The Manger and the Cross

    Join Dr. Tim Gray and Dr. Elizabeth Klein as they discuss the simple beauty of Christ's Incarnation.

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  • Kristoph & the First Christmas Tree: A Legend of St. Boniface

    Based on an ancient legend, Kristoph and the First Christmas Tree is a video production drawn from the family-friendly story written by children's author Claudia Cangilla McAdam and illustrated by Dave Hill.

    It's Christmas Eve in the year 722, and the young orphan Kristoph is accompanying the mi...

  • La Biblia y la Virgen María: recorriendo las Sagradas Escrituras

    1 season

    Journey Through Scripture (El Camino a Través de las Escrituras) es el programa dinámico de estudio de Biblia de St. Paul Center diseñado para ayudar Católicos ordinarios a crecer en su conocimiento de las Escrituras al mismo tiempo que profundizan su entendimiento de las riquezas de nuestra fe. ...

  • Forgiven: The Transforming Power of Confession

    1 season

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    Forgiven: The Transforming Power of Confession, explores the grace and healing offered in Confession and shows how this sacrament of mercy reveals the depth and bounty of G...

  • Lectio: Mary with Dr. Brant Pitre

    1 season

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    Lectio: Mary: The Bible and the Mother of God
    Why is Mary so important to Catholics, and why have so many people been devoted to her over the centuries? In this 8-pa...

  • Perdonado: El Poder Transformador de la Confesión

    1 season

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    Perdonado: El Poder Transformador de la Confesión explora la gracia y sanación que se otorgan en la Confesión y muestra cómo es que este sacramento de misericordia revela la profundidad y la abundancia del amor de ...

  • The Virgin Mary Revealed through Scripture by Dr. Scott Hahn

    Drawing on his roots as a Protestant minister, Dr. Scott Hahn responds to key misunderstandings about the Virgin Mary. This captivating Lighthouse Talk explains the biblical and historical basis for the Church's teachings that the Virgin Mary is the New Eve and the Queen of Heaven.

  • Mary: The Indispensable Mother of God by Tim Staples

    In this Lighthouse Talk, Tim Staples explains the incredible impact that the Church's understanding of Mary has on our spiritual lives, and the profound way that Marian doctrines and dogmas safeguard what we believe about her Son. Using penetrating insights and humor, Tim shows how correct knowle...

  • The Road to Bethlehem — Day 1 // Sunday

    5 videos

    WATCH: Daily Reflections – First Sunday of Advent – November 29, 2020
    READ: First Sunday of Advent, Year B: A Heart on Tiptoe
    KIDS: The Days of Advent with Brother Francis: Day 1 - The Savior

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  • The Road to Bethlehem — Day 2 // Monday

    3 videos

    WATCH: Daily Reflections – Feast of Saint Andrew – November 30, 2020
    LISTEN: Advent: Rethinking the Season by Dr. Tim Gray
    KIDS: The Days of Advent with Brother Francis: Day 2 - The Power of Prayer

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  • The Road to Bethlehem — Day 3 // Tuesday

    4 videos

    WATCH: Daily Reflections – December 1, 2020
    WATCH: Forgiven - Session 1: Where are You?
    KIDS: The Days of Advent with Brother Francis: Day 3: The Tree
    KIDS: Forgiven - For Children: How to Make a Great Confession

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  • The Road to Bethlehem — Day 4 // Wednesday

    3 videos

    WATCH: Daily Reflections – December 2, 2020
    WATCH: The Search // Episode 1 // What Do You Seek?
    KIDS: The Days of Advent with Brother Francis: Day 4 - Purple

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  • The Road to Bethlehem — Day 5 // Thursday

    3 videos

    WATCH: Daily Reflections – Feast of Saint Francis Xavier – December 3, 2020
    WATCH: The Search // Episode 2 // Who Are You?
    KIDS: The Days of Advent with Brother Francis: Day 5 - Called

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  • The Road to Bethlehem — Day 6 // Friday

    3 videos

    WATCH: Daily Reflections – December 4, 2020
    WATCH: Joseph of Nazareth: The Story of the Man Closest to Christ
    KIDS: The Days of Advent with Brother Francis: Day 6 - The Ornaments

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  • The Road to Bethlehem — Day 7 // Saturday

    Movie + 2 extras

    WATCH: Daily Reflections – December 5, 2020
    WATCH: 2nd Sunday of Advent (Year B)
    KIDS: The Days of Advent with Brother Francis: Day 7 - Mary

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