When I was in Seminary, studying to become a priest, there was never, ever a single class in which we learned about “The Season of Creation.” Not one. Imagine my surprise when I came to this Diocese and learned that there was such a thing. I’m still learning about it! By my calculations, St. Gregory’s … Continue reading Creation Seasin is a “Thing”!
Recently, while reading the Daily Office, a line from the Letter to the Hebrews, really caught my attention: “We have this hope, a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul, a hope that enters the inner shrine behind the curtain.” Hebrews 6:19 I have never, ever, thought of hope as an anchor! An anchor is … Continue reading Anchored by Hope
I have a very wonderful view from our office window, from which I often write and indeed, from the church itself, where we worship. We are blessed to have lovely grounds surrounding us, planted with a variety of flowering specimens. There are daffodils, lilacs, dogwoods, forsythia, magnolia… all taking their turns blooming. Spring is wonderful, … Continue reading The Force of Nature