Category: Matters of Faith

June 26, 2018

Lessons in Compassion

I have the good fortune to have access to the swimming pool that is part of the apartment complex where…


March 28, 2018

Reflection for April

Christ, our partner, you invite us to bear your yoke, so that sharing in your work, we may find our…


March 28, 2018

Retreat Centers

For those looking for a sacred space for a personal spiritual retreat in the Philadelphia area, we offer the following…


March 6, 2018

Lenten Reflection on the Nativity

I noticed the other day that I still have a Nativity scene displayed at home. Not a big deal since…


February 18, 2018

Returning Your Heart to God

Christians celebrated the beginning of Lent on Valentine’s Day which corresponded with Ash Wednesday this year, the first time since…


February 13, 2018

Six Unique Ways to Imitate Christ for Lent

Lent gives us six weeks to change our lives for the better. Traditional observances suggest foregoing something we enjoy during…


February 13, 2018

Ash Wednesday’s relationship with Love

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent, a season marked by a call to fast, to abstain…


February 1, 2018

Lent is Coming. Are you ready?

How does this happen? It feels as though we are barely through Advent and the Christmas Season, yet Lent will…


January 5, 2018

Christmas Prayer


September 8, 2017

Faith can be ever evolving

What to write about in early September. Labor Day. Hurricanes and floods. Climate change and the Paris Accord — or not?…


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