As Paulist founder Isaac Hecker said, “The one who has no cross is no follower of the crucified.”
In the political process, we can serve as agents of reconciliation.
My ministry, at this time of uncertainty, is to listen.
Until we plumb the depths of our rawest emotions, we cannot speak of justice or healing.
Most of us do not suddenly wake up one day with a new-found ability to resist temptation or to bestow forgiveness.
Focusing on metaphorical ways that Jesus is the bread of heaven. (We’ll cover the literal ways soon!)
Our simple acts can make a huge difference: what we say, what we pray, and what we do.
Have you ever had to do things that you didn’t think you were capable of doing?
We live in a culture that insists that if we have enough money, enough fame, and enough sex, we won’t have any pain.
In this story, who supplies the needy from their abundance?
We have each been called, like John the Baptist, to be a light to the nations.