A Transforming Journey

Second Sunday of Lent: 3-12-17 Peace be with You, Last weekend, as we celebrated the First Sunday of Lent, two stories of temptation framed our lesson.  The first the story of Adam and Eve’s being tempted by the serpent (Satan) in the Garden of Eden, leading to the Fall, i.e. the human family being separated from a life of easy communion with God.  With this story we were reminded that the human family was in need of a remedy to repair its broken relationship with its Creator; in short, th...
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Raising the Fallen

First Sunday of Lent: 3-5-17 Peace be with You, This Sunday we celebrate the First Sunday of Lent.  That being said, we should not think for one moment that the transition into a new liturgical season marks an abrupt shift in what the Church has to teach us about who God is and who we are meant to be, as revealed most conspicuously in Jesus Christ.  For while the Lenten Season focuses our attention most directly on the meaning of our Lord’s Passion, death and Resurrection, we must not thin...
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