March 29, 2017

Shortly after we converted to the Catholic Church in 1979, a woman from my former Episcopal parish died, and I was asked to come back to do the funeral.  My Catholic Bishop gave permission for a Liturgy but not a Mass, so all was set.  An immigrant from NazI  Germany a...

March 29, 2017

Ilia Delio, O.S.F, whose book, "The Humility Of God" I recommended in my last blog, quotes St. Bonaventure:

"Indeed, no sorrow was ever comparable to yours, O Lord Jesus Christ!  Your blood was shed so abundantly that your whole body was soaked with it...why d...

March 20, 2017

Ali W. asks about humility and wanting to stay small. What a profoundly important question this is!  The answer I  want to offer is rooted in first looking deeply into the humility of God, since we are created in his image.  Most people don't tend to see God as humble...

March 3, 2017

#29   "When you are insulted by someone or humiliated, guard against angry thoughts, lest they arouse a feeling of irritation, AND SO CUT YOU OFF FROM LOVE AND PLACE YOU IN THE REALM OF HATRED."

#31   "Just as the thought of fire does not warm the body, so faith without...

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