"Instead of being just a church that welcomes and receives by keeping the doors open, let us try also to be a church that finds new roads, that is able to step outside itself and go to those who do not attend Mass, to those who have quit or are indifferent." - Pope Francis -
“February 2 is the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord in the Temple. 40
days after Christmas we celebrate Simeon's recognition of Jesus as a “light of
revelation to the nations” and we bless the candles that symbolize that light.