The Epiphany of the Lord

Sarah Streitwieser The life of Christ is riddled with apparent contradictions — not with “either-or” discrepancies that disprove the narrative, but with “both-and” realities that expand it. When we contemplate Christ, we often tend to gravitate toward familiarity rather than embracing wonder. Most of us are comfortable with the story of Christmas morning, but what […]

Remembering Fr. Charles

Child of Bethlehem Jesus, Child of Bethlehem,Come within our hearts again.Restore our childlike spirit, LordAnd touch the Child within. Innocent Babe, perfect, pure,Inspire new penitence.Mercy and forgiveness bring,Restore our innocence. Show us how much we are loved,Give peace, all fear destroy.Touch the child within us, Lord,Fill us with childlike joy. Knowing that your love for […]