Tag Archives: Advent

As the waters cover the sea

They will not hurt or destroy on all my holy mountain; for the earth will be full of the knowledge of the Lord as the waters cover the sea. –Isaiah 11:9 Continue reading

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Advent

We begin a new year with Advent, a new journey through the story of Jesus born and crucified and raised and ascended, working grace and mercy and calling us to the same. Continue reading

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Christmas Eve, Ordinary Time, and Joy

The new floor is in the entryway. The Christmas tree is finally up. The chrismons are on the tree and visible to passersby. We have decided to place the new nativity scene in the entry, in that area encompassed by … Continue reading

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Holy grief

I got one of those calls that breaks your heart this evening. A member of the parish let me know her husband had died. The long struggle was over. But there were things yet to do and she needed to … Continue reading

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