Monthly Archives: October 2015

New Perspective

“And Jesus asked the lawyers and Pharisees, ‘Is it lawful to cure people on the sabbath, or not?’” Luke 14:3 Recently I was listening to an episode of the radio show, “Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!,” and the celebrity caller for … Continue reading

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Light and Dark

first posted on October 31, 2013 We are near the Eve of All Hallows (or All Saints as it is more commonly known now and shortened to “Halloween” of course), and this Sunday is All Saints Day, that feast day … Continue reading

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Time Change

Last week, I found myself reading these words: “Today I wondered What is the worth of a day? Once, a day was long. It was bright and then it wasn’t, meals happened, and school happened, and sports practice, maybe, happened, and … Continue reading

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Joy and sadness

St. Alban’s was the place to be last Sunday.  Thank you Sonya and thank you DaPonte Quartet for a moving communion service with Mozart’s Missa Brevis as the mass setting.  I found myself marveling at being part of it.  It … Continue reading

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Muscle Memory

Today I was reminded that often times my heart remembers what my mind has tried to forget.  Deep emotions well up I don’t understand where they come from.  Usually it takes something outside myself to understand what was/is happening: the passing … Continue reading

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Be Like Jesus

“After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone.” Mark 1:35   Dealing with people can be tiresome work.  We are a tiresome lot indeed!  Ha!  Why? … Continue reading

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Proof

“Beauty is truth, truth beauty” – That is all Ye know on earth and all ye need to know. “Ode on a Grecian Urn” by John Keats, 1819. Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go … Continue reading

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