September, 2016

Who is in Charge?

Who is in Charge?

  “Job answered the LORD and said:  I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be hindered. I have dealt with great things that I do not understand; things too wonderful for me, […]

Accuser of the Brothers

Accuser of the Brothers

Have you ever been accused of something you didn’t do? Once a student of mine reported me to the office for doing a poor job in the classroom. What the administrator didn’t know is that I had just given that […]

The Kingdom of God

The Kingdom of God

There is a beautiful verse in the first reading for Mass today, from the book of Job. He is talking about how mighty and powerful God is, and his descriptions of God are almost like poetry: “He commands the sun, and it rises not; he seals up the stars. He alone stretches out the heavens and treads upon the crests of the sea.”