A belated post of my homily for the second Sunday of Advent. A few weeks back, Bishop Mark Hagemoen of Saskatoon was staying with us at the rectory. He arrived fresh from a hike on Mount Harvey, with some absolutely stunning pictures of the view he had enjoyed.Since the hike was nearby on the North Shore, and the views were really magnificent, I asked him if I’d be able to manage it, if I took it slow.The athletic bishop paused. He took a breath. He said, kindly, “… no.”I had to admit that some great adventures are beyond my reach.And that’s

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