Purchased at a Price

Purchased at a Price

“For you have been purchased at a price. Therefore, glorify God with your body.” 1 Corinthians 6:20.  St. Paul reminds us that we have been purchased at a price.  He wrote extensively on morality and, specifically, chastity. When Jesus preached, He gave a new...
Thief at Night

Thief at Night

A Thief at Night… “For you yourselves know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief at night” ~ 1 Thessalonians 5:2. St. Paul’s letter to the Thessalonians was a dark warning. He compared death and judgment to a thief stealing in the dead of...
Abundance and Need

Abundance and Need

“I have learned the secret… of living in abundance and of being in need.” St. Paul wrote this in his letter to the Philippians. He learned how to live in both abundance and need. Paul understood being fed while being hungry. He knew how to recognize his perpetual need...
Models of Holiness-Can We Be Saints?

Models of Holiness-Can We Be Saints?

A Home is a Place of Holiness: I’ve been helping my 9-year-old explore the  theme of seeing the “home” as the expression of God’s divine love. We have put a collage together of family photos and mementos that illustrate all the loving and life-giving relationships...