Advent Meditation: Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Psalm 38, 119:25-48  •  Amos 8:1-14  •  Matthew 23:1-12 Our readings today offer warnings about the perils of religious leadership. No one becomes a leader of a religious community with the intention of leading people astray or abusing their own authority. Yet Scripture and human experience tells us that this is all too often the … read more

The Gift of Indifference

One of the great graces in my life has been learning about Ignatian spirituality. I received my graduate education at Boston College, a Jesuit institution, and this set me up for exploration of the spiritual tradition developed by Ignatius of Loyola in his Spiritual Exercises. The foundational insights of Ignatian spirituality can be found in […]