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Ruach: Retrospect can often reveal Grace in our lives

  • 21 June 2017
  • Author: Anonym
  • Number of views: 8733

The disciples had experienced the fullness and perfection of Christ's humanity, yet only now -- through the bestowing of the “tongues of fire” (the Holy Spirit) -- could they begin to understand the fullness of his divinity.

Ruach: The truly strange and astounding

  • 24 May 2017
  • Author: Anonym
  • Number of views: 9681

As this Easter season continues, I continue to reflect on Christ’s Resurrection. I think that many Christians leaving their churches today have simply found it implausible that Christ could have risen from the dead. This notion of a risen Christ and its implications for our lives is likely the most difficult conundrum relating to our Faith experience.

Ruach: The Easter Triduum - Jesus' Mercy lives

  • 12 April 2017
  • Author: Anonym
  • Number of views: 8731

Once again we engage in the Easter Triduum, these three days leading to the celebration of Christendom’s central, defining event.

Ruach: We are more than we are… feed the hungry

  • 3 April 2017
  • Author: Anonym
  • Number of views: 12939

My young granddaughters may have glimpsed the point made in the animated movie The Lion King when the ruler of all animals explains to the young cub that “We are more than we are… we are one,” but after all these years of life, their grandfather still only occasionally awakens to the beautiful wonder of this interconnectedness.

Ruach: The Breath of God

  • 3 October 2016
  • Author: Anonym
  • Number of views: 11157

It is the Spirit of God who patiently, but persistently, inspires us toward goodness and greater fulfillment; it is He who quietly resides within us, always.