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Rest. Shelter.

Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. (Psalm 91)

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Relax, Take it Easy…

Hmm, things that relax me… having a cup of Earl Grey  taking a bubble bath laughter wasting time with friends a glass of wine and a chat walking in open countryside calm breathing dancing to the radio cooking really nice meals … Continue reading

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Prayer Is…

Prayer is…walking towards an open gate Prayer is…finding solace in the company of God Prayer is…hearing the good, the true, the valid Prayer is…coming home Prayer is…where I hope to spend most of my time Prayer is…a happiness Prayer is…what … Continue reading

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Resting For God

“It is our best work that he wants, not the dregs of our exhaustion.” (George MacDonald) “Sabbath honours the necessary wisdom of dormancy. If certain plant species, for example, do not lie dormant for winter, they will not bear fruit … Continue reading

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Stay With Me

One of my new years’ resolutions for 2015 was to not go to church, at all, zero, this year. Okay. I broke that one twice today. And I promised a friend I’d make an exception for her ordination as well … Continue reading

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Holy(Moly) Week

Oh my. What a week. And it’s only half-time. So what do we do with that now? Make the rest of it good.  And have space for myself. Art. Quiet. My kind of resurrection time. So. Here goes.

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Faith & Relaxation…

Catholic theologian James Allison [talked] about how we think faith is about striving – keeping parameters, calling people out for not having it right, spiritual practices, doctrinal purity… whatever – but that really faith is about relaxing. Specifically, relaxing in … Continue reading

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Tired of On-My-Own

Who’d have thunk that I’d ever quote Tom Jones… There are things I could do today. I have time. I could go out. There are things happening in the city that I would enjoy. But I don’t go. I stay … Continue reading

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Loyola Hall II

 

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Loyola Hall I

(Loyola Hall is not open for retreats anymore.)  

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