The Path to Life

You will show me the path to life, abounding joy in your presence, the delights at your right hand forever. (Psalm 16:11, New American Bible)   Now you’ve got my feet on the life path, all radiant from the shining of your face. Ever since you took my hand, I’m on the right way. (Psalm … More The Path to Life

God’s Concern

This is God’s concern: that each person is loved abundantly and treated with dignity, so they may do likewise. God’s concern is not about how we measure up to one another, but how we meet the measure of God’s love and grace. (Sr. Colleen Gibson, SSJ Neighborhood Center, Camden, New Jersey)

Books To Begin A Dialogue about Racism

We often do not know how to begin a dialogue about racism in our church and civic communities. Today, in the information about #Strike4BlackLives! #ShutDownSTEM and #ShutDownAcademia, these books were recommended for those of us who are just beginning to take part in dialogues about racism. Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist … More Books To Begin A Dialogue about Racism

Daybreak

Psalm 90 is one of my favorites. It opens with “In every age, O God, you have been our refuge.” The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language (2013) opens Psalm 90 this way: God, it seems you’ve been our home forever; long before the mountains were born, Long before you brought earth itself to birth, … More Daybreak