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I Want to See

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

In the New Testament, Jesus encountered a number of blind people. When he asked what he could do for them, their answer was no surprise: “Lord, I want to see!” They wanted to see the world around them, the sky, the clouds, fields, ...

The Colloquial Examen

Sunday, August 2nd, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Saint Ignatius of Loyola was convinced of the value of what is called the Examen, a way of searching one’s day in order to become aware of where God was operating and ask how I could improve my praise, reverence, ...

Commands and Desires

Friday, July 3rd, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

In third grade religion class, we memorized the Ten Commandments, which contained the “do”s and “don’t”s we were supposed to follow if we wanted to go to Heaven. The “do”s were to worship God alone, honor our parents, keep ...

Faith Hope and Love Today

Sunday, May 17th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

These three are linked together as virtues that mark a Christian’s life. They are virtues of heart, mind and soul that we need in order to make it through the challenges of life Faith is not just about having a correct ...

In the Darkness…Pandemic 2020

Monday, April 13th, 2020 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

In the book of prayers and readings a priest reads each day, i sometimes run across a phrase or sentence that catches my attention. I lately came upon these words from the Book of Exodus: [on Mount Sinai] Moses drew ...