Meditation for the First Sunday of Advent, A: Watching for the Messiah – Vatican News

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Jesuit Father Eric Kambale introduces us to meditation with the texts of the first Sunday of Advent of liturgical year A. Reading: Is 2, 1-5; PS: 121 (122), 1-2, 3-4ab, 4cd-5, 6-7, 8-9; Rom 13, 11-14; Matt 24.37-44. Dear brothers and sisters, here we are at the beginning of a new liturgical year, year A … Read more

“Sister Deborah”: the black Messiah of Scholastique Mukasonga

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The first name his parents gave him became his surname. The first name she kept on her identity papers meant, in the Rwanda of the 1950s and 1960s, that she was baptized and could study in religious schools. Installed today in Normandy, where the green pastures frequented by disillusioned cows remind her of her native … Read more

What if the next Messiah was a black woman

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Scholastique Mukasonga, Renaudot prize in 2012 with Our Lady of the Nilea Rwandan who lives in Normandy, mixes in her new novel, Sister Deborahfrom historical facts to the power of fiction and storytelling. We are in the 1930s in Rwanda, then Ruanda-Urundi, under Belgian administration. A black American prophetess and thaumaturge has come as a … Read more