Feast of St. Ephrem

On this feast of St Ephrem,(so appropriate on Pentecost) which the Latin and Anglican Churches celebrate today (Eastern churches earlier this year), I recall this quote of his from my patristic studies. “At the beginning of the conversation he [Jesus] did not make himself known to her, but first she caught sight of a thirsty […]

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Reflections: 5 June 2019

“God is the unconditional love and forgiveness that Jesus reveals, but God is also the energy that lies at the base of everything that is.” – Ron Rolheiser, OMI We often forget that God loves us way before we ever come to meet God. The Greater Good in life is achieved with action. The price […]

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