It takes time to see where God’s persistent longing is leading us. But one day we recognize that we are where we ought to be. — Rachel Linner, freelance writer and spiritual director, excepted from Give Us This Day, January 2020

An Ordinary Day

God’s presence is manifest through the ordinariness of you and me and this simple day that unfolds before us. — Wendy Cichanski Caduff, The Basilica of St. Mary, Minneapolis, excerpted from Give Us This Day, January 2020

Merry Christmas!

Dear Friends, I am borrowing the words of St. Paul to his good friends in Phillipi as my greeting to you: Every time you cross my mind, I break out in exclamations of thanks to God. Each exclamation is a trigger to prayer. I find myself praying for you with a glad heart. I am … More Merry Christmas!