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Surface Incidents, by Cherith Lundin
art selection and comment by Daniel C. Richardson
Learning from Mary during a pandemic
How do we say yes to the call of this moment?
by L. Roger Owens
In Fra Carnevale’s Annunciation, Mary’s face signals she is pondering the angel’s message in full consciousness of the joys and terrors it will bring.
by Carol Zaleski
Whether Mary was reading or spinning or planning her wedding, the annunciation came as an interruption.