Our lectionary texts this morning have at least one thing in common, the idea of calling, being called by God to something beyond our personal interest, to a purpose beyond ourselves, to God’s mission in the world.Read More
Behold a new and wondrous mystery.
My ears resound to the Shepherd’s song, piping no soft melody, but chanting full forth a heavenly hymn. The Angels sing. The Archangels blend their voice in harmony. The Cherubim hymn their joyful praise. The Seraphim exalt His glory.Read More
Each of us has a song deep within our hearts, that sings of whom we belong and from where our hope finds its fulfillment. That song shapes our lives. Because Mary’s song is our song too. May we sing it not only with our lips, but as we live it in our lives.Read More
The one who is coming is already here and invites each of us to find him as we come to the table for nourishment each week. And then strengthened by that nourishment to go into the world and be present with those who need to be nourished with the same love we have found.Read More
This Advent season is an opportunity for us to hear again the prophetic word of promise as it comes to us where we are, in the wilderness of our lives, and gives us hope to see new life birthed in us.Read More