Preaching
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
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Cairo continues to watch over me. Here he is checking the fridge for possible intruders.
Recent Blog Posts
As voter fatigue seems to be settling in, I wonder if many will still care enough to vote in November...   Read more...
Will the leopard change his spots? Or more to the point, can he?   Read more...
Biometrics indicate that (western) bodies have grown generally larger over the last 50 years. Airlines passenger seats noticeably haven’t.   Read more...
The threat of violence on the part of his “millions and millions” of followers if somehow Trump is not crowned with the laurels of the Republican candidacy may be comic theater or something more dangerous.   Read more...
Recent Publications
The new revised edition of The Spirituality of the Celtic Saints is now available from New Priory Press.

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