A few years ago, I wrote about some revelations I’d had about the parable of the Prodigal Son. I used to loathe the parable until I finally prayed that God would help me understand it better. Since then, this parable has become one of my favorites to contemplate. The parable came up again in this…
This Sunday, I was struck by the reading during Lauds: I will sprinkle clean water upon you to cleanse you from all your impurities, and from all your idols I will cleanse you. I will give you a new heart and place a new spirit within you, taking from your bodies your stony hearts and…
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Today we meditate on one of the most poetic parts of the Bible.
Jesus still comes to us each time we approach the altar.
Jesus is the King Who rules over the whole world.
Jesus is the Light in a world darkened by sin and suffering.
Jesus is the Key to what we are longing for.
The stump of Jesse must have seemed to be dead. But God had other plans.