Joyce Rupp Transformation

Suffering, Time Management, and Transformation

Here we are at the Third Sunday in Lent, reading Matthew 13 – 19, in which we first encounter parables:[…]

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compassion

Lent and the Gospel of Matthew

Here we are at the Second Sunday in Lent, and I don’t know if where you are is above freezing,[…]

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John Lewis Beloved Community

The Apocrypha in the Gospels

Are you ready for Lent? Is anyone ready for Lent? What I like about Lent, similar to what I like[…]

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From Winter Into Lent

It is SO the end of winter (so we hope!). How do you manage yourself at this time of year?[…]

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Managing the End of Winter

It is SO the end of winter (so we hope!). How do you manage yourself at this time of year?[…]

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The Movement and Management of Time

We continue on in Maccabees, finishing Maccabees 1 and nearly finishing Maccabees 2. In what ways have you felt the[…]

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God in Ordinary Time

We continue on in Maccabees, finishing Maccabees 1 and nearly finishing Maccabees 2. In what ways have you felt the[…]

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Star Giving

After Epiphany: Ordinary, Yet Not

We’ll be in this paradoxical ordinary-yet-unordinary time until early March, when Lent begins. We’ll continue reading through the Apocrypha through[…]

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Greek Daniel

More on God in the Ordinary (and Short Books of the Apocrypha)

This week we finish reading reading Baruch, as well as complete the Letter of Jeremiah (which is closely associated with[…]

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Rumi Epiphany

Epiphany in the New Year

This week we continue reading the Wisdom of Ben Sira / Sirach. What is your experience of reading through the[…]

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