Men of Folly

Men of Folly

“Wisdom builds her house but Folly tears hers down with her own hands” (Proverbs 14:1). Earlier this week, we discussed the two types of womanhood displayed in the Bible. There is the woman of folly, represented by Eve, who tears her home apart. And there is the woman...
The Finger of God

The Finger of God

In Sacred Scripture, the symbol of the Holy Spirit is the “finger of God’s right hand.” I love this symbol!  Because of the way sacred art has symbolized its illustration with such beauty.  Think of the famous depiction of the creation of Adam by God the Father on the...
Growing Pains

Growing Pains

This past Sunday at Mass, the deacon opened his homily with a familiar story. I had heard it many times: two babies are in the womb together, and one twin asks the other, “Do you think there is a life after this?” The other twin responds that he doesn’t understand why...