Despair does not lie in being weary of suffering, but in being weary of joy.
Originally posted on a different blogging platform on April 21, 2020. “Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receiveContinue reading “The God of All Comfort”
*These thoughts were originally written onto Facebook on January 10, 2017 as I reflected on the decadence of the American public square. Our continued dividedness is all that is needed to dismantle the fabric of our democratic society.* (By a Brazilian living in Canada speaking on the great and broken nation of the United StatesContinue reading “Repost: A Nation Divided”
These thoughts were originally posted to Facebook years ago as I reflected on the passage of the Good Samaritan from the Gospel of St. Luke. Why Compassion Matters How oft we forget the care Christ showed to those destitute and cast aside by society. How oft we forget the story of a Good Samaritan; anContinue reading “Repost: A Good Samaritan”
Our words, our thoughts, our prayers, and our faith mean nothing when not backed by actions.
Father, today we remember those in need.