St. Martha

Saint of the Day Wednesday, July 29, 2015 St. Martha Lived: | Feast Day: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Martha, Mary and their brother Lazarus were evidently close friends of Jesus. He came to their home simply as a welcomed guest, rather than as one celebrating the conversion of a sinner like Zacchaeus or one unceremoniously [...]

Song and silence

"Each thing sings and each is silent. Each thing sings, pulsating with the life G‑d gives it. And each is silent, and the silence says, “I am just a thing that is. I simply am.” The silence is also G‑d. For He is the only one that can truly say, “I am.” Based on letters [...]

Saint of the Day – Mary Magdalene

22nd July Except for the mother of Jesus, few women are more honoured in the Bible than Mary Magdalene. Yet she could well be the patron of the slandered, since there has been a persistent legend in the Church that she is the unnamed sinful woman who anointed the feet of Jesus in Luke 7:36-50. [...]