Category: jesus

When something is missing

The Lens at the New York Times has a fascinating collection of images entitled, “Iconic Scenes, Revisited and Reimagined.” Here are famous photos, but without the thing that made them famous. Recognize this one?...

Ubi caritas et amor

Where charity and love are found, God is truly there. This setting is stunning. Enjoy. For some other settings, enjoy music from Taize, a setting by Ola Gjelio, Paul Halley’s jazz version, or Morten...

Doh! Yay God?!

Here’s some fodder for everyone who is preaching tomorrow. We continue to make the same mistakes as Jesus’ followers: we are quick to seek easy explanations for suffering. And we are too often more...

I love Ash Wednesday

I used to dislike Ash Wednesday. Intensely. The only thing I looked forward to was the brilliance of Allegri’s Miserere mei, Deus. And then a number of years ago I realized something obvious: Ash...