Daily Archives: 22 March 2020

Querida Amazonia 44: This Dream Made of Water II

A poet arrives to give testimony in Pope Francis’ post-synodal exhortation. “This dream made of water” continues: 44. The shimmering water of the great Amazon River collects and enlivens all its surroundings: ÔÇťAmazonas, capital of the syllables of water, father … Continue reading

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Scripture for the Sick or Dying: John 9:1-7

At Mass this weekend, we get an extended Gospel reading, one of the most juicy dramas in all of Sacred Scripture. John’s purpose is not necessarily the healing power of Jesus, but more an illustration of the “sign” of Jesus … Continue reading

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