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Joan Chittister’s Advent Reflections

Posted on: December 7, 2013

3-A2894Numerous well-known writers have written Advent/Christmas reflections for Alternatives. Check out Sr. Joan’s series (in addition to WHOSE Birthday? 2013 – #25 and WHOSE Birthday? Podcast series).

She co-founded Network of Spiritual Progressives with Rabbi Michael Lerner and Cornel West.

Unfamiliar with Sr. Joan Chittister?

More Alternative Advent Reflections to come — Bill McKibbenRon Sider, Megan McKenna, Tom Sine. If you can’t wait, help yourself to the whole Whose Birthday? collection.

Other TEXT & ART Resources

Advent/Christmas Calendars | Christmas Anthologies to read alone or aloud | Christmas Campaign Kit | Spirit of Simplicity: Quotes & Art: Celebrating Advent/Christmas | Worship Alternatives: Advent/Christmas | Seasonal/Thematic Index: Advent/Christmas/Epiphany | Many More Alternative Christmas Articles – Investigate a few that might meet your personal, family or congregational/group needs. They’re all FREE. | 10 Tips for Simpler, More Meaningful Celebrations |  Winter Festivals | New Year’s Day |Emancipation Day (Jan. 1) | Epiphany (Jan. 6)

Podcast Reminder

You can access all SLW! podcast audio and the show notes either at or at (then click window #3). LISTEN through your computer, iPod, iPad, iPhone (or equivalent). SUBSCRIBE through or your favorite podcast service.

Access individual episodes: #1-3: Getting Acquainted | #4-5: Beyond a Consumer Lifestyle | #6-11: Whose Birthday Is It, Anyway? (Many of Alternatives’ audio shorts are part of this series.)

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Peace, Gerald “Jerry” Iversen, Chief SLW! Activist

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