Who do you say that I am?

Who do you say that I am?

Christianity, Discernment, Ecumenism, Lenten Journey Participants, Love, Psalm, Religion, Scripture, Spirituality, Theology
I am because we are.Lenten Reflection A collection of the lectio and reading done today Your ways, O LORD, make known to me; teach me your paths, Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my savior. Remember that your compassion, O LORD, and your kindness are from of old. In your kindness remember me, because of your goodness, O LORD. Good and upright is the LORD; thus he shows sinners the way. He guides the humble to justice, he teaches the humble his way. -Psalm 25:4-9 “Always begin again.”  -St. Benedict “Come, come, whoever you are. Wanderer, worshipper, lover of leaving. It doesn’t matter. Ours is not a caravan of despair. Come, even if you have broken your vow a hundred times. Come, yet again, come, come.” -Rumi “One key to differentiate life-giving humility from nega

Peaceful Refuge

Christianity, Lenten Journey Participants, Love, Luke, Religion, Scripture, Spirituality, Theology
peaceful refuge when i saw the buffalo wandering on the range i was filled with stillness at the hundreds of specks in the distant refuge.     they looked like scruffy balls of course kitchen scrubbers scattered in the green green grasses or lying down near the boiling mud. Lenten Reflection Jesus said to the people in the synagogue at Nazareth: "Amen, I say to you, no prophet is accepted in his own native place. Indeed, I tell you, there were many widows in Israel in the days of Elijah when the sky was closed for three and a half years and a severe famine spread over the entire land. It was to none of these that Elijah was sent, but only to a widow in Zarephath in the land of Sidon. Again, there were many lepers in Israel during the time of Elisha the prophet; yet not one of them was c
Priesthood of All Believers:  What are you throwing away?

Priesthood of All Believers: What are you throwing away?

Christianity, Discernment, Lament, Lenten Journey Participants, Love, Luke, Politics, Religion, Scripture, Spirituality, Theology
the samaritan trash on holy ground discarded by the priesthood souls left to decay Lenten Reflection: Jesus said to her, "Give me a drink." His disciples had gone into the town to buy food. The Samaritan woman said to him, "How can you, a Jew, ask me, a Samaritan woman, for a drink?" -For Jews use nothing in common with Samaritans.- Jesus answered and said to her, "If you knew the gift of God and who is saying to you, 'Give me a drink, ' you would have asked him and he would have given you living water." The woman said to him, "Sir, you do not even have a bucket and the cistern is deep; where then can you get this living water? Are you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us this cistern and drank from it himself with his children and his flocks?" Jesus answered and said to her, "Ever...