Hope for hurting bodies

Making sense of chronic pain

The story goes that God got a body. I’ve often pondered the relationship between incarnation and pain.

God among the imperfect

The holy family didn’t meet the ideal either

I don’t know what a perfect first-century family looked like, but I’m certain that Joseph and Mary didn’t qualify.

Why I still love the 1982 version of "Annie"

I was delighted to see Annie remade with an African American girl in the title role. But the new version doesn't do justice to the original's progressive vision.

Christmas Eve visions

In the 12th century, a Benedictine nun had a vision of Jesus’ humanity. It couldn’t have happened on a better night.

Hope for hurting bodies

Making sense of chronic pain

God among the imperfect

The holy family didn’t meet the ideal either

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Reflections of the Lectionary

Reflections on the Lectionary

Nativity of the Lord

Dec 25, 2014

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