A Homily – Mark 1:12 – 15 ©

A Homily – Mark 1:12 – 15 © The Gospel According to Mark – 2018.02.18   The Way out of the Wilderness Repent, which means turn, repent and believe. Believe not so that you can be saved, but believe that you are saved already. Believe that you are saved and turn, turn away from the […]

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Saint Valentine’s Day

Jennifer is she Bright as a morning in May Sensual and sweet A light in the dark A warming breeze in winter February’s love Freckles, and green eyes Your flashing smile lights my heart As the sun in spring Four years of loving Kind, and thoughtful Valentine Jennifer is she

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Tension, Adversity and Courage

The experience of life is a play between tensions, between the demands on our time and attention that comes to us in greater and lesser degrees. Throughout our days and weeks, our months and years. The tensions we experience are like the strings of a guitar or a piano, or the skin of a drum, […]

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Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Seven, War; Part Forty-four, Loyalties, Collected Chapters

  Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 315, November 11th, 2017   Chapter One: Genetic   Many things united the people of the Empire; language, cult, custom.   Fear and hope were among the most powerful forces establishing both mutuality and commonality throughout the worlds.   Nevertheless, the children of […]

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I had a vision Approaching the infinite Together with you   Trembling and in love Humbled by your grace, constant The vision we shared   Possibilities Visions of eternal life Reflected in you   I had a vision Poised on the head of a pin Angels gathering   Slip the grip of fear The heart’s […]

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A Homily – Matthew 22:34 – 40 ©

The Gospel According to Matthew – 2017.10.29     Love is the Law   This is the sacred way, it is the core of Jesus’ teaching.   Any interpretation of Jesus’ life and mission that do not reflect this teaching are false.   Every periscope and parable; every metaphor, simile and analogy; every story, fable […]

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I sought more than to know Love But to be the heart The dynamism that drives   The compassionate vision Simple mysteries Evade my acquisition Advertisements

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