Monthly Archives: May 2012

Honest to God!

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As a child, I always felt uneasy about saying in the Act of Love “I love you above all things, with my whole heart and soul….” Yes, God was important, and I was supposed to keep on the good side of that important person. But my bike and dolls were very high priorities, and I… Read more »

I believe, help my unbelief

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In John’s gospel Mary Magdalene goes to the tomb of Jesus “while it was still dark.” In that gospel darkness is the realm of Satan, the enemy of human nature. Recall the first words “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the… Read more »

The Teacup

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It all started with a teacup.  My brother and sister had just arrived at our home in Walton, NY, a small town on the West Branch of the Delaware.  As they settled into comfortable chairs in our family room around our wood- burning stove, we served tea.  The conversation then flowed fast and furious as… Read more »