• Sow in Tears, Reap in Joy

    Restore our fortunes, O Lord, like streams in the Negev. Those who sow in tears will reap with songs of joy. She who goes out weeping, carrying seed to sow, Will return with songs of […]

  • The Shepherd’s Story: 5th Meditation

    Verses 13 and 14 from Luke 2:8-20 13 Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, 14 “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth […]

  • The Shepherd’s Story: 4th Meditation

    Verse 12 from Luke 2:8-20 “This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.” The angel didn’t leave it at that. He gave them […]

  • The Shepherd’s Story: 3rd Meditation

    Verses 10-11 from Luke 2:8-20 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today in the town of David […]

  • Lectio How-To’s

    With thanks to Fr. Luke Dysinger How to do Individual Lectio Reading. Prayerfully and slowly read the Bible until a word, phrase or verse speaks strongly to you. Silently repeat the word or phrase that […]