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Single Life

Friends in the winter
Advent for singles

It’s funny, because “making all things new” is really the point of the entirety of Salvation History, is it not? As cheesy as it sounds, the Grinch can be a symbol of both humanity at Christ’s coming, as well as each one of us as we oscillate between times of selfishness and pride and times of humility and self-gift.

How Advent Gives Us a Second Chance

Advent for Singles: A Season of Waiting

Advent and the Christmas season can be a stressful time for singles. Visions of happy couples strolling hand in hand dance in their heads. Sometimes it can be hard to prepare joyfully for Christ’s birth when nearly every activity, invitation, and Christmas song reminds you that you are alone.

Keep reading Advent for Singles

Resources for Singles this Advent


Surviving Advent as a Single

The Best Way to Celebrate Christmas When You Are Single

Top 25 Things to Do This Advent


Advent Retreats and Activities in the Greater Montreal

Upcoming events and retreats (Archdiocese of Montreal website)


Online Advent Retreats

Sacred Advent Retreat

Busy Person's Online Advent Retreat



God Speaks Your Love Language

The Courage to Be Chaste


Discover French resources


Explore the "Single Life" section of the Archdiocese of Montreal website


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