Tag Archives: Mercy

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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Flash Floods of Tears

Annie Dillard said, “I think that the dying pray at the last not, “please,” but “thank you” as a guest thanks his host at that door.” ¬†She knew some secret about a life of gratitude at the moment of mourning; … Continue reading

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