I am thrilled to send you this 28-day Advent Reflections eBook.  I know that you will be encouraged by it as you prepare your heart for the Christmas season.

The Missionary Oblates are committed to encouraging and strengthening believers in the Catholic faith and share God’s love with the world.  To help you prepare your heart for the Christmas season, we have prepared this practical guide to help you spend a few minutes each day, leading up to Christmas, meditating on the hope, joy, and love that Christ offers.

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Will you make a gift to the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows today to help more people access free resources like this one, and grow in their faith?

To help during your prayers and reflections this Advent season we would like to offer you this beautiful Blessed By Angels Advent Candle Holder which can be purchased through our Shrine Catalog.

  • This lovely Advent Candle Holder has so many beautiful, colorful details!
  • The focus of the piece is on The Holy Family set in front of a gorgeous starry night scene.
  • An angel watches from above, showering her blessings upon the serene scene.
  • The full color, highly detailed candle holder stands 11 inches tall.
  • Candles sold separately.
  • Request yours today, quantities are limited.
  • Browse the catalog site for various other religious items.

God bless you,
Fr. David P. Uribe, O.M.I.
Shrine Director