“I go to some meetings and think ‘Thank goodness, there are many rooms in my Father’s house, because I don’t want to share’” I have taken to referring to the church as both my greatest […]
Incarnation is a hope which is not escapist. I wonder how much of our hope winds up in forms of escapism. This has partly been on my mind with the restrictions of this year. My […]
Selected quotes from ‘Dorothy Day: Selected Writings’
I ask, “Is anyone here wearing one green and one orange shoelace?” and a very tell and shy girl will raise her hand, and I will say, “Honey Bear? You are loved and chosen. As is, here and now and always. This is a come as you are system.” The girl (who had just gotten arrested for drunk and disorderly) smiled, blushed, and dipped her head like a swan.