Monthly Archives: April 2015

April 30

Reflection The ability to feel deeply is what gives life its richness. It opens us to both joy and sorrow. We cannot have one without the other. The sensitivity that enables us to love also intensifies our suffering when we

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April 29

Reflection Our lives have a certain span of time. What we experience now will be looked back on as a part of our past life. Events pass from the future through the present to the past. We measure them in

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April 28

Reflection Our task is not to search for the God beyond but to become aware of the God who is within, who sustains us, who is the unconditional gift of life and of love. God’s presence is the source of

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April 27

Reflection We humans are relational beings. We yearn to be loved, to be part of a community—a community of family, of friends, of the workplace, of the neighborhood. As a human species we are essentially one and a part of

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April 26

  Reflection Jesus spoke out of his experience. His words were not theoretical; they carried the conviction of one who had shared the life of ordinary people. He was human, he knew temptation, he had lived without power or influence

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April 25

Reflection When we talk about the environment, about creation, my thoughts turn to the first pages of the Bible, the Book of Genesis, which states that God placed man and woman on earth to cultivate and care for it. And

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April 24

Arbor Day Reflection This is the season that belongs to the trees. They reach against the blue sky with arms of pink and white and yellow, a rainbow all their own. Tired city streets are enlivened with their beauty, and

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April 23

Reflection Humankind must be a steward of the Earth; Caretakers for all that dwells upon it; To be of one heart with all things. Human beings must learn to share the tears of every living thing, To feel in our

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April 22

Earth Day Reflection This year’s Earth Day theme, It’s Our Turn to Lead, is focused on delivering millions of voices to push global leaders to take action on climate change, the environment, and the connection between poverty and climate change.

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April 21

Reflection A flourishing humanity on a thriving earth in an evolving universe all together filled with the glory of God: such is the global vision of creation we are called to at this critical age of earth’s distress. The immediate

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