Tag Archive | Lord

A Vessel of Love filled with Fire

January 25th, 2013 ~ The Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul the Apostle   Paul was an amazing man. He was small of stature; he refused to depend on charity–thus, he worked as a tent-maker wherever he went.  After he got severely beaten, he was in constant pain, but went on and on and […]

Unbind us, Lord! Let us go free!

John the Evangelist has still another incredible story used by the church to show us how Jesus wants to be for us: He is the One who unbinds our shackles / calls us forth from the the tombs of our lives and offers us new and risen life! When? For all eternity – Yes!  But […]

Intrigued by the shadows

I have learned to be intrigued by the shadows of my life, Lord. The stronger the light, the deeper the shadow. I have come to realize there will always be shadows. I must accept the shadows of my life as well as the light; they will just always be there. And so I now  pause […]