The Gift of Retreat

Okay, I know—it's too soon to be talking Christmas. But The Banner recently asked me to write about a gift well worth planning early. So I figure that the sooner I share the piece, the better: "There aren’t enough hours in a day.” Many of us utter this cliché in states of exhaustion, stress, or… Continue reading The Gift of Retreat


So We Attend, So We Wait

"Faith is not much different from work or love, from which life also grants us no rest. Sometimes, we look up from that work, pausing to catch our breath in this labor which we can never see compete and which we therefore perdure in by faith, posing love and being against death and nothingness, and… Continue reading So We Attend, So We Wait