September 2021

Jesus

Rejoicing that they were accounted worthy

By on September 30, 2021

“rejoicing that they were accounted worthy to suffer dishonor for the name” of Jesus.

– Pope Francis

Faith Love

Even the greatest love fades away

By on September 30, 2021

Even the greatest love, when it is not constantly nourished, weakens and fades away.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy

Church Holy Spirit

The mystery of the living God

By on September 30, 2021

The Holy Spirit draws us into the mystery of the living God and saves us from the threat of a church that is self referential, closed in on herself.
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Environment Life

We ourselves are dust of the earth

By on September 30, 2021

“the earth herself, burdened and laid waste, is among the most abandoned and maltreated of our poor; she “groans in travail” (Rom 8:22). We have forgotten that we ourselves…

Beliefs Faith Indifference Jesus Mercy Patience

Enveloped by divine mercy

By on September 30, 2021

Thomas does not believe it when the other apostles tell him, “we have seen the Lord.” It isn’t enough for him that Jesus had foretold it, promised it: “on…