My brother and I have been sorting through our parents’ stacks of photographs. They fill an old trunk to the brim, so we agreed on a couple of ground rules: that we would bravely discard more pictures than we would keep; and that any pictures of unidentifiable babies would be thrown out. Deep in the […]
Category Archive for 'Glory'
The church was packed this morning, because the university students have returned for the fall session. Surprisingly, I was reminded of the Endtime, mysteriously present in germ even now, when we will see the fulfillment of Jesus’ prayer, “That all may be one” (John 17). In fact, the communion procession was almost overwhelming in its […]
When I saw the storm looming up ahead of us at midday on the Florida Turnpike, I stopped to take a picture. Sister Elizabeth and I were returning from the Cenacle in Lantana where she had given a weekend retreat to about fifty women. Although we had run in and out of rain all day, […]