Blessing Light: Candlemas

My two favorite feast days of the liturgical year are not big name celebrations. Certainly, I get goosebumps hearing the first strains of “O come, O come ...

Welcome Little Child

From a Christmas sermon by St John Chrysostom (349-407 AD): “What shall I say! And how shall I describe this Birth to you? For this wonder fills me with a...

Word of the Day: Creativity

One of the most delightful aspects of my job with theology students is hosting Sabbath Space. Each Wednesday and Thursday, students come to a stain-glass and ca...

A Cottage Life

Living in the midst of the city, I often dream of a cottage at the foot of a mountain with herbs in the garden, a cat in the window, tea kettle on the hearth, a...