Sixth Sunday of Easter JN 14:23-29 May 1, 2016 While I was living in Israel, it didn’t take long to adjust to greeting and taking leave of people with the same simple, beauti...
Fifth Sunday of Easter JN 13:31-33A, 34-35 April 24, 2016 A British research team has published a convincing study showing that “loneliness and social isolation can increase ...
Fourth Sunday of Easter JN 10:27-30 April 17, 2016 Years ago, I was traveling in Ireland with a few friends, one of whom could not pass a shop without entering and making a purchas...
Third Sunday of Easter JN 21:1-19 April 10, 2016 When he was very young…first or second grade…my sister indulged my nephew’s great fascination with magic. She per...
Second Sunday of Easter JN 20:19-31 April 3, 2016 At some point during my school years, I was reluctantly introduced to the works of the American poet, Emily Dickinson. Each studen...