BRATTLEBORO -- Everyone is invited to attend an Advent Day of Retreat on Sunday, Dec. 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. with Fr. Bill Sheehan, OMI at St. Michael’s Church, 47 Walnut St. in Brattleboro. At 4 p.m. there will be an opportunity for individual confessions.

The theme will be "The Incarnation and Mary’s Consent."