Christmas

Love of God and Love of Neighbor: Insights of Pope Benedict

By | 2018-01-17T17:41:22+00:00 December 9th, 2014|Categories: Christmas, Newsletter Articles|Tags: , |

“In the love-story recounted by the Bible, he comes towards us, he seeks to win our hearts, all the way to the Last Supper, to the piercing of his heart on the Cross, to his appearances after the Resurrection and to the great deeds by which, through the activity of the Apostles, he guided the nascent [...]

On a Cold December Day: A Psychologist Meets Christ

By | 2018-01-17T17:41:22+00:00 December 8th, 2014|Categories: Christmas, Works of Mercy|Tags: , , , |

On a cold December day, I got the news that the Psychology professor (who had taught me psychology when I was sixteen) had just had a heart attack and was going to need emergency open-heart surgery. Then I was told almost equally shocking news—that he said that if he was to die, he wanted to die [...]