Tag Archives: Compassion

Learning to Pray from the Heart

… In a world that victimizes us by its compulsions, we are called to solitude where we can struggle against our anger and greed and let our new self be born in the loving encounter with Jesus Christ. It is … Continue reading

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In the Shadow of the Glorious Cross

I can’t let go of Easter that fast. I can’t let go of Jesus at all. Easter lingers and clings and integrates my whole life; it draws me into Christ’s own Holy life. We recently returned from a month long … Continue reading

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Let me wash your feet

Ambrose of Milan (339-397) was known as a “fearless church leader who influenced Augustine and whose first act as bishop was to distribute his great wealth among the poor.” Here is his worshipful prayer alluding both to Jesus washing his … Continue reading

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