Articles

Articles

The Mercy Gate

When we went to the Holy Land, we stood at the Mount of Olives and looked at the Old City of Jerusalem.  We spent a lot of time on the Mount of Olives because several key locations were right there: Pater Noster, which commemorates the Lord’s Prayer, Dominus Flavit, where Jesus wept over Jerusalem, the site of Jesus’ ascension into heaven, and the Garden of Gethsemane. …

Sanctity of Human Life

Forgive me if I don’t get terribly theological in this post about why we have Sanctity of Human Life Sunday.  It is true that God has created all life, and that He loves life.  It is true that we treasure life because He does.  It is true that we learn to love all people, but especially to look after the weak, the poor, the needy, the widows, and orphans because He has…