What we hear Jesus saying is, simply, do not fear: it all makes sense. Not perhaps to you or me, but that does not so much matter. What matters is that the reins of time and human history are in the hands of God. We do not have to save the world -- for one thing, we couldn't, not by ourselves. For another, it isn't necessary -- the world has already been saved. It is always being saved, perhaps little by little according to our human standards, but nevertheless saved. Read more...
Quote of the Day
Roses under my window make no reference to former roses or to better ones; they are for what they are; they exist with God today. There is no time to them. There is simply the rose; it is perfect in every moment of its existence. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
From My Photo Album
Cairo continues to watch over me. Here he is checking the fridge for possible intruders.
The new revised edition of The Spirituality of the Celtic Saints
is now available from New Priory Press