Blog posts from May, 2016

Cultivating the Virtue of Humility

Straw of the rice.08oct9 Tuesday of the 7th Week in Ordinary Time James 4:1-10; Mark 9:30-37 Martin Luther disparagingly called the Letter of James “the straw epistle” because what he ...

Today’s Word is a Letter: ‘P’

Illuminated.bible.arp Wednesday of the 7th Week of Easter Acts 20:28-38; Psalm 68; John 17:11b-19 Like many Americans my age and younger, our young lives were shaped by a TV show that debuted on ...

Exile and Redemption

5692627462 4ac440cf3d b St. Athanasius St. Athanasius (+ 373 CE) was Bishop or Metropolitan Patriarch of Alexandria, Egypt, one of the great sees of the early church.  However, he spent the ...