Three Ways to Find Rest that Lasts

Come to me, all you are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. – Matthew 11:28 Rest.  What comes to mind when you read that word?  For me, I think of a good night’s sleep, a lazy summer afternoon spent with my wife, or …

St. Patrick’s Breastplate

St. Patrick’s Breastplate, a prayer attributed to Ireland’s beloved patron saint, is a powerful hymn of hope for God’s help in adversity. “I arise today Through a mighty strength, the invocation of the Trinity,Through belief in the Threeness,Through confession of the Onenessof the Creator of creation. I …

i can't understand the Bible

What if I can’t understand the Bible?

There are moments when you hear or read things that don’t make one ounce of sense. Your eyebrows raise, your face squints, and with a puzzled look you ponder, “Do what??” Here are a few puzzling statements made publicly by politicians from both sides of …