Russian President Vladimir Putin gazed down at the document in front of him.
As he did so, the Russian leader was gripped with a profound metaphysical question. 268 more words
Christ is Truly Risen. What Now?
We can only hope that for most Christians around the world Easter services were a truly moving experience. At Saint John’s a familiar set of rituals carried us through Holy Week and into Easter, but that familiarity also provided moments of insight. 1,206 more words
Is There a Merciful God?
Nearly a year ago the members of the Order of Malta in Seattle invited me to give a day of reflection, on the theme of the “year of mercy” that had been proclaimed by Pope Francis. 1,165 more words