The Friends of Thomas Merton
Thomas Merton continues to exercise an “apostolate of friendship,” bringing people together across many divides.
Letting Go of the Storm
Reflect Today reflect on the passage from Matthew 8:26: “Then he got up, rebuked the winds and the sea, and there was great calm.” Pray Dear God,Help me notice when a problem has receded,to pay attention to the hourswhen I …
The Art of Doing Nothing
Wasting time really is intentional. You are, literally, spending time. On clouds, or lilies, or naps, or silence, or prayer, or providing a generous spirit
Sharing the Word for January 31, 2023
Memorial of Saint John Bosco January 31, 2023Daily Reading from the USCCB: Hebrews 12:1-4 This vast cloud of heroes of faith should be a source of energy and encouragement for us. It should inspire us to faithfulness, and lead us …
‘He is the only hope we have,’ say refugees in South Sudan about pope’s visit
Pope Francis is taking off for the African continent Jan. 31 for a historic and long-awaited apostolic trip to Congo and South Sudan, countries longing for peace and stability.