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A Different Kind of Peace

Heavy-934552 1280 Acts 14:19-28; John 14:27-31a At first glance, today’s readings seem to be a study in contrasts—hardship, hard work and an exhausting stream of activity by the ...

An Odd Distance, a Common Problem

Untitled Easter Weekday I’ve now been running for 40 years. What started as “plan B” to earn a  high school letter after my basketball ambitions exceeded my ...

Bread of Life, Food for Witness

Eucharist-1591663 1280 St. Athanasius Acts 7:51-8:1a; John 6:31-35 Sustained by the Bread of Life, Saints Athanasius and Stephen were each able to remain faithful to and endure their particular ...

Superpowers

C2e2 2014 contest - iron patriot (13922167000) St. Mark, Evangelist   1 Peter 5:5b-14; Mark 16:15-20 This past weekend Chicago was invaded by a host of people dressed as superheroes, anti-heroes and fantasy ...