Day: December 20, 2012

For whom will our bells toll?

Remembering especially those who take life, and doing so with any measure of compassion, so soon after the deed is done, can be the hardest thing. But Jesus’ call to “love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you” is not invalidated by our anger, hurt, or confusion.

Wake up

Matthew 3:1-12 According to Matthew, John the Baptist was the Voice in the Wilderness, the herald of the Christ. His purpose was to invite people to get ready for the coming of the Lord, in the words of Isaiah, to “make his paths straight.” The Baptizer used a technique kind of like that of a …

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