St. Thomas the Apostle

St. Thomas the Apostle

Named among the Twelve Apostles in all four Gospels, Thomas figured prominently in several stories in John.

Jesus whispers message of love in the silence

cabin in woods

A couple of weekends ago, I rented a tiny cabin in the woods, packed my Bible, a few books, and some food and headed out for a weekend of silence and solitude.

'Holy God, We Praise Thy Name'


Every 12 months or so, I'll remind my wife that I would like the recessional at my funeral to be "Holy God, We Praise Thy Name."

Saint Barnabas

Saint Barnabas

Catholics celebrate the memory of St. Barnabas on June 11. 

Pentecost: Breathe, forgive, renew

stained glass window with dove, flame

What could be more essential to life than breathing — or forgiving?