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Judas: When the Bread of Life is not Enough

Judas is the supreme Enigma.  Why did he betray Jesus?  Had he come to hate Jesus? “Have I not chosen you, the 12, yet one of you is a devil (John 6:70).”  Was it greed as might be indicated by his judgment of Mary of Bethany (who washed the feet of Jesus) and the price of 30 Read More…

TRUTH TO LIVE BY . . . .

Pilate then went back inside the palace, summoned Jesus and asked him, “Are you the king of the Jews?” 34 “Is that your own idea,” Jesus asked, “or did others talk to you about me?” 35 “Am I a Jew?” Pilate replied. “Your own people and chief priests handed you over to me. What is Read More…

Holy Places, Holy Times, Holy Things . . . .

Holy is not a word we think about; perhaps, we quit looking for it. It is not that we do not experience it.  It is found in the quality of a commitment between a man and a woman who say “no” to kinds of intimacy with another person that would diminish the wholeness and safety Read More…

The Perils and Hopes of Worship

  We live in a time and culture that wants to put a market value on everything.  Bill Gates said 20 years ago that going to church “is not an efficient” use of time.  In subsequent years with his marriage and changing priorities, he has found larger interest in the role of Church; but, that Read More…

What is man? . . .

The most important questions are almost always theological questions.  Theological questions probe the reason for our life and the hope we might have for the future.  They are questions that push us back to reflect on our choices, our path, our weakness, and our possibilities to offer something significant to our world. My ruminations this Read More…


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