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The Seven Last Words: Forgive

Published on March 20, 2016 By admin

Jesus, instead, turns away from hatred, denial and retribution and toward love, acceptance and forgiveness: “Forgive them, Father…”

Today’s Word: Listen

Published on August 10, 2014 By admin

The voice of God is the voice that tells us to love beyond all else. It is the voice that calls us to union with itself and communion with all those around us. The voice of God tells us we have meaning and purpose.

Today’s Word: Forgive

Published on August 4, 2013 By admin

Over and over in the Gospels, Jesus calls us to forgive, to turn the other cheek, to move on so we can repair our own lives and our fractured relationships with God and others.

A lesson from the sea: The view from Glass Beach

Published on August 27, 2010 By admin

Here’s what I learned today standing on a beach in Fort Bragg, California: Even if time can’t heal all wounds, it at least can make even the seeming dregs of our lives beautiful. Just add water and an overwhelming force.

Second Week of Lent: Seeking Forgiveness and Saying What Needs to be Said

Published on March 6, 2010 By admin

We are called to live our lives as if every day could be our last. As if every grudge we hold will never have a chance to be removed if we don’t act immediately. As if every word spoken in anger can never be taken back if we don’t act now. As if every sin will eternally leave us more burdened and further removed from God and those around us if we don’t seek forgiveness today.