The Promise of Unity, Easter 7 2017

Morsels & Stories: I talked about vacation and Benedictine balance.  I read from Sr Joan Chittister’s commentary on The Rule of Benedict.   Sermon: Jesus promises to be with us always, also he ascends to heaven.     The lessons can be found by clicking here.  I worked most closely with John 17:1-11. Listen:

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Keep My Commandments, Easter 7 2017

Morsels & Stories: I talked about #praytoendfamine.  You can learn more here. Sermon: Jesus tells us to love him and keep his commandments.  What does Jesus tell us about how we best keep commandments?   The lessons can be found by clicking here.  I worked most closely with John 14:15-21. Listen:

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The Commandments, The Love, The Way Easter 5 2017

Morsels & Stories: I talked about the part of the Eucharistic Prayer called the anamnesis.  How time gets slippery, bringing the past forward so it is present with us during the Eucharist.  I read from “The Cult as Recapitulation of the History of Salvation,” Jean Jacques von Allman’s essay in Primary Sources of Liturgical Theology. Sermon: […]

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The sheep outside, Easter 4 2017

Morsels & Stories: I read from the introduction to Rabbi Kushner’s reflection on psalm 23, The Lord is my Shepherd.   Sermon:  I remember a story we read about a month ago about Samuel heading off to anoint the boy out in the field with the sheep.   The lessons can be found by clicking […]

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