Monthly Archives: February 2011

Taking off on taking on

Warning – Ash Wed is March 9th.  I used to cringe at the thought of Lent. As a child I recall attending weekly Wednesday night services in which the priest with deep sonorous tones prayed (in the Litany) about Jesus’ … Continue reading

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Holiness, Love & Resistance

“The devil is in the details” we are told. And so often it proves to be true. Or as my dad told me about ads and contracts – what they promise to you in the big print they take away … Continue reading

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Hearts, flowers, and candy do not equal love

Valentines Day – and there are red hearts in every shop window, heart shaped candy boxes all over the place, vast numbers of flowers for sale in the supermarkets and people lined up two deep at the card racks. It … Continue reading

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Down the mountain – back to work

The Gospels tell us Jesus took Peter, James and John up the mountain. And they had what we would call a “mountain top experience” as they saw Jesus Transfigured. It changed them and gave them a new view of who … Continue reading

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