The difference between sickness and health depends on the strength of the love at work. It wasn't until I met Mark that I began to understand this.
Epiphany | Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany (Year B)
2 Kings 5:1-14 (Psalm 30); 1 Corinthians 9:24-27; Mark 1:40-45
I have found this year's Republican primaries fascinating, particularly the shifting fortunes of the candidates. While Mitt Romney has been more or less the frontrunner of his ambivalent party, the rest of the field has been one crazy jumble of surges and falls from grace. It's political spectacle at its most interesting, if not necessarily its best.