death

Jesus Raises Lazarus from the Dead

So Perturbed & Deeply Troubled, Jesus Lets Death Happen…

So. One little word, SO much meaning. So. “So what?” shows total indifference and may make you want to shake your preteen. “So who cares?” shows disguised heartbreak and may make you want to hug your wounded child. “So big deal!” shows arrogant defiance and may make you want to throw in the parenting towel altogether. Sometimes though, so simply …

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When Time Is Up - Clock

When Time Is Up…

Did you ever feel God was speaking to you, that the coincidence that just happened was just too. . . well, too coincidental to be coincidence? Could Sunday’s Gospel have been a coincidence? Could those who chose our Sunday Mass readings years ago have known what the Western world would be feeling in the days after Friday the 13th of …

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Thou shall not kill - cemetery

K is for Kill

I’ve never killed anyone. Or have I? The fifth commandment very clearly states, Thou shall not Kill. It seems simple enough. As long as I don’t put a gun to someone and pull the trigger, hold a knife to the throat of another, push someone in front of a moving train, I’ve got that commandment …

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