Gather around the Table of Plenty

by Susan Muto on Nov 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Eating is not only an individual delight but also, and mainly, a communal experience. Family...

We Are Only Given This Day

by Paula D'Arcy on Nov 21, 2018 5:00:00 AM

What if we could place a meal on the table differently and then hear, finally, the simple...

Food Symbolizes Our Gratitude to God

by Susan Muto on Nov 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Food is a symbol of our gratitude to God and our mutual appreciation for one another. It is a...

Give Thanks for All God's Creatures

by Murray Bodo, OFM on Nov 19, 2018 8:57:11 AM

Francis answered God’s revelatory voice by saying he would happily embrace his sufferings and...

Time Speeds by Us

by Paula D'Arcy on Nov 18, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Time speeds by, one event falling into another. I see this now. Was I in danger of reaching the...

Eating Is a Moral Act

by Susan Muto on Nov 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Christianity is one religion that places upon us the obligation to care for the least of our...

No Longer Lost, but Not Yet Found

by Paula D'Arcy on Nov 16, 2018 5:00:00 AM

A single sentence, a single word, a single awareness may turn life over, and while you may not...

Take Nothing for Granted

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Gratefulness brings joy to my life. How could I find joy in what I take for granted? So I stop...

Learn to Savor Life

by Susan Muto on Nov 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM

We need to reawaken the art and discipline of what it means to “taste and savor.” Instead of...

The Life Force in the Universe

by Paula D'Arcy on Nov 13, 2018 5:00:00 AM

There is a life force flowing through the universe, and everything exists in a single moment,...