In the resurrection of Jesus, we perceive what could be considered the big bang of God’s new creation exploding, as it were, as a renewing, recreating power in the midst of the old…
Holy Saturday: Day of Joyful Sadness
I distinctly remember the Saturday between Good Friday and Easter Sunday as a strange day.
“Now is the time to loosen, cast away
The useless weight of everything but love.” -Malcolm Guite
Holy (Maundy) Thursday: John 13:1-35
“Grace is revealed in suffering, power is displayed through weakness, glory is disguised in humiliation.”
A Citizen’s Response to Senator Plett’s Defense of His Actions in Senate Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Last Tuesday, April 9, 2019, Senators expected to refer Indigenous Rights Bill C-262 to committee after hearing Senator Sinclair’s right of reply, when suddenly—and not unexpectedly—Conservative Senators Larry Smith and Don Plett pulled a delay filibuster ensuring the bill won’t be taken up again for another two weeks. Senator Plett is well known for these […]
Lenten Love & Lenten Lands
Troubadour: a lyric poet sent by one (usually of the king’s court) with a message of chaste love to another.
The Feast of the Annunciation
This day has been called the highwater point of the history of salvation…