Sharing the Word for January 28, 2022
The seed–the promise of the kingdom–has its own vitality. It doesn’t require any human intervention to come to harvest. Each of us is a place where God’s word grows.
Saint Thomas Aquinas
Saint Thomas Aquinas is well known for his writings, especially the “Summa Theologica.” But he was far more than a philosopher/theologian. He was a devout man who wrote beautiful prayers and hymns. Perhaps the best known is the “Pange Lingua.”
With a Prodigal Heart
Henri Nouwen’s book “The Return of the Prodigal Son” was inspired by a chance encounter Nouwen had with a reproduction of Rembrandt’s famous painting.
CCC official: Frozen bodies show why Canada must end agreement with U.S.
The discovery of four bodies frozen to death in open fields near the Manitoba border with the United States perfectly illustrates why refugee advocates are asking the Supreme Court of Canada to strike down the Safe Third Country Agreement between Ottawa and Washington, said the general secretary of the Canadian Council of Churches.