Daily Archives: 28 July 2013

Rochester Memories

It was interesting to return from retreat and see a ten-month-old thread revitalized. I confess and own getting rankled about criticism of others I perceive to be unfair or needlessly insulting. I also see I promised future reflections on my … Continue reading

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Lumen Fidei 23

Pope Francis presents Chapter Two in sections 23 through 36. God sent Isaiah to tell King Ahaz, “Unless you believe, you will not understand.” The Holy Father offers a bit of clarification of the biblical text: 23. Unless you believe, you will not … Continue reading

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Ecclesia de Eucharistia 54

Two luminous mysteries form the substance of today’s section, the last and the first: 54. Mysterium fidei! If the Eucharist is a mystery of faith which so greatly transcends our understanding as to call for sheer abandonment to the word of … Continue reading

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