Happy New Year

Many times "stuff" gets in the way of what is really important. When that "stuff" disappears then we are left with the gifts of who we are and who we are to one another. Then the real giving begins. We can get wrapped up, no pun intended, in all the externals we miss out on that which is … [Read more...]

A Gift

We are in the midst of celebrating, "there is nothing profane for her/him who knows how to see." Because of the advent of The Word, into His own creation, the whole meaning of creation is radically changed. A dignity, previously hinted at, is now revealed, presented to us, in its mysterious … [Read more...]

Beauty in Growth

"On that day, a shoot shall spout from the stump of Jesse, and from his roots a bud shall blossom. The spirit of the Lord shall rest upon him: a spirit of wisdom and understanding, a spirit of counsel and of strength, a spirit of knowledge and of fear of the Lord, and his delight shall be the fear … [Read more...]

Tis the Season…Surprise

This year we have already been blessed and gifted with a surprise gift. This gift has appeared before the official, giving season. This gift is intended to enrich us individually, and collectively. The gift is the gift of a wish, "a dream." It comes tous from our Pastor-in chief, Pope Francis. In … [Read more...]

A New Beginning

Advent 2018, never before, never again, has come to us, here and now, with an eternal newness. A newness that always challenges us to put on a new set of lenses so we will have the faith and courage to let go of the certainty and the security of the past. For what purpose? So we can free ourselves … [Read more...]