Blog posts from May, 2017

The Last Full Measure of Devotion

1280px-washington dc from arlington Tuesday of the 7th Week of Easter Acts 20:17-27; John 17:1-11a If you ever have the chance to fly in or out of Reagan National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC, you will be ...

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 ...