“Perhaps we are being called to remain with these suffering people, in silence, with no words, allowing the spirit of the God of abundant life to move within each of us.”
What bothers you? Discomforts you? In the suffering and pain of the world, God is pushing us to action.
Looking at the generally simple life of animals can bring us humans down to earth.
Armed love is a fighting love that embraces the struggle, sacrifice, and self-donation that Christian discipleship demands.
The tremendous suffering in El Salvador reveals something of Christ’s suffering and death, but it is an unfinished story. We wait for the 15th Station of the Cross: The Resurrection.
“Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?” Jesus said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and […]
Healing and redemption is a cooperative process with God. We can’t just wish away negative feelings. We must first invite God into them.
We’re all covered in the “mud” of human suffering, but Jesus calls us to recognise our common vulnerabilities and how he companions us through suffering.
All things are passing, they say. So what lasts?