Armed love is a fighting love that embraces the struggle, sacrifice, and self-donation that Christian discipleship demands.
Nature often becomes a metaphor for our lives of faith. In this post, it’s in the cuttings of a bonsai tree.
The Ocean and the Waves form a new metaphor for our connection with God.
What do we possess to give away? What do we lack? How easily do we receive? The connectedness of the Kingdom involves a balance of giving and receiving help.
When we focus solely on Christ’s second coming, we miss the kingdom of God in the here and now.
One of the most obvious signs of God’s presence are those places we see life.
Listen to my conversation with Becky Eldredge on the Examen, spiritual direction, and young adults.
Feel like you failed at your Lenten observance? Easter can be a new beginning, an opportunity to truly live out the joy of the Resurrection!
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.