Monthly Archives: October 2016

A Big Man: Zacchaeus

Deborah Beach Giordano © October 31, 2016 Luke 19:1–10 ~ as told by Deborah Jesus was passing through Jericho where a man named Zacchaeus was the chief tax collector and who, incidentally, was rich. Zacchaeus wanted to see Jesus, but he … Continue reading

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Searching

Deborah Beach Giordano October 24, 2016 Matthew 7:7, Luke 11:9 Jesus said, ”I tell you: Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.” A Crisis of … Continue reading

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A Character Study & an Opportunity

The U.S. Election: A Character Study and an Opportunity Deborah Beach Giordano © October 17, 2016 The Campaign For the past several months we have been inundated with propaganda (no other term is fitting) for — and primarily against — … Continue reading

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Astonishment and Wonder

Do you have friends who would like this? Feel free to pass it along. If you have any questions, thoughts or just want to discuss stuff, please feel free to contact me; I’d love to hear from you! Astonishment and … Continue reading

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Dear St. Francis

Dear Saint Francis… Oh, dear Saint Francis, you have no idea what you did by taking Christ’s Gospel literally; alarming the clergy, terrorizing the comfortable, disrupting the system; stirring trouble, roiling the waters, turning reality upside down doing handstands on … Continue reading

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The Psalmist criticizes worldly culture

Psalm 14, reinterpreted ~ the Psalmist criticizes worldly culture The foolish deny belief in any god as they kneel in adoration before their mirrors, worshipping humanity as represented in themselves; their five senses consecrated as the Realm of all that can … Continue reading

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