“Since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us rid ourselves of every burden and sin that clings to us and persevere in running the race that lies before us while keeping our eyes fixed on Jesus, the leader and perfecter of faith.” Hebrews 12:1-2 I love this image in Sacred [...]


The Book of Tobit is a treasure. (Today’s readings rather alarmingly cuts from verses three to sixteen…)   One of my friends was laughing over the story yesterday about bird droppings getting in Tobit’s eyes: On the night of Pentecost, after I had buried the dead, I, Tobit, went into my courtyard to sleep next to [...]