Monthly Archives: May 2016

When Our Divisions Increase, Finding Healing

At this time of the year (May 8) we have the Feast of the Ascension (just past), today’s gospel reading (John 17:20-26) and the Feast of Pentecost coming up next Sunday.¬† So by virtue of the Ascension, all things have … Continue reading

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A Grim Isolation

Last week there was a call to abolish solitary confinement in US prisons, at least for under aged prisoners. ¬†Solitary confinement is a very grim kind of isolation, soul destroying The Dutch artist Heironymus Bosch (d. 1516) is remembered in … Continue reading

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