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Bread and Wine

“Lord, when did we see you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or needing clothes or sick or in prison, and did not help you?” He will reply, “Truly I tell you, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these, you did not do for me.” Matthew 25:44-45 Where ever community … Continue reading Bread and Wine

Divine Union

“The Lord is the Spirit and where the Spirit of the Lord is there is freedom! All of us with unveiled faces, as if gazing into a mirror upon the radiance of the lord, are being transformed into the same image; from radiance to radiance, as from the Spirit of the Lord.” 2 Corinthians 3:18 … Continue reading Divine Union

Julian 2

And in this he showed me a little thing, the quantity of a hazel nut, lying in the palm of my hand, as it seemed. And it was as round as any ball. I looked upon it with the eye of my understanding, and thought, ‘What may this be?’ And it was answered generally thus, … Continue reading Julian 2

Love, Like Breath, Is Tension

πνεῦμα, ατος, τό(pnyoo’-mah) pneúma – properly, spirit (Spirit), wind, or breath. The most frequent meaning (translation) of 4(pneúma) in the NT is “spirit” (“Spirit”). Only the context however determines which sense(s) is meant. I’ve been circling this singular point of gravity in my prayers and meditations for the last 12 months: Breath. It keeps coming up as the most central metaphor, … Continue reading Love, Like Breath, Is Tension

Enough

Does peace come when we have what we long for or do the things we long for come when we find peace? I ask myself, “what is it that drives my needs? Why am I so preoccupied with the things I do not have, or the things other people embody?” How can I get free … Continue reading Enough