Saint Simon and Saint. Jude *sound* familiar, but beyond associating the latter with St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, most of us can’t tell you much about either.
The idea of being wrapped up, especially as the nights grow colder here in Maine, evokes a sense of coziness and warmth.
What in the world it must have been like to be the oldest brother of Jesus?! Really, what would it be like to share space with a sibling who is the Son of God?
The gospel lesson assigned for today’s Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist has one of my favorite scripture moments.
There are a lot of great quotations attributed to people who are not responsible for them.
I am absolutely fascinated when people in the Bible are picked up and moved by the Holy Spirit.
I approach the Blessing of the Animals as an opportunity to share the reality that we are stewards of creation.
Much of how we understand Christianity today was decided in the 4th century CE
Saint Michael and All angles can be an uncomfortable feast.
Spiderman’s real name was Peter Parker, and the wit and brains were a part of Peter before he became Spiderman. That gave me hope. I was sort of a dorky, nerdy kid, and if a kid like Peter could become something great, then maybe I could, too.