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April 28, 2019

In 2005, acclaimed playwright John Patrick Shanley’s play, Doubt, won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for best Play. The drama features two central characters, Fr. Flynn, a popular, progressive parish priest at St. Nicholas Church and Sister Aloysius, a...

April 25, 2019

O God, whose blessed Son made himself known to his disciples in the breaking of bread: Open the eyes of our faith, that we may behold him in all his redeeming work; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. 

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April 21, 2019

Acts 10:34-45; 1 Corinthians 15: John 20:1-18

Dom Sebastian Moore wrote: “The original disciples were shocked into bliss by the Resurrection–– and they never recovered.”

Shocked into bliss! Has that ever happened to you connected to anything, let alone the Resurrection?...

April 18, 2019

“I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another." John 13: 34-35

Jesus’ command to love at the Last Supper is no...

April 11, 2019

Holy Week is truly a week of reversals. We go from “Hosanna!”, as Jesus enters into Jerusalem, to “Crucify Him!”, to “‘Into your hands, I commend my spirit.’ And after saying this, He breathed His last.” We are discombobulated by the rollercoaster nature of Christ’s Pa...

April 7, 2019

Isaiah 43:16-21; Psalm 126; Philippians 3:4b-14; John 12:1-8

What would you say is the worst (or to gently say most challenging) part of reading scripture? Its boring, right? Part of our struggle to engage with Holy Scripture is that we don’t find it stimulating, first...

April 4, 2019

“I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert….to give drink to my chosen people.” Isaiah 43: 19b, 21b

Some of you may have heard of a “desert bloom” out in the American Southwest a few weeks ago. They have received so much more rainfall than is usual fo...

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