Theology Talk

Leaving California

California has graciously hosted me for 6 years. I showed up in 2011 and now it’s 2017. It feels strange and impersonal to leave. The communities that I’ve been connected to, received love from, that listened – they’ll all continue…

Silence [Needs Image]

I’ve begun a book by Gregory Wolfe titled Intruding Upon the Timeless. In it he quotes Simone Weil, whom he tags as, “One of the most brilliant mystical writers of the twentieth century, a woman intensely Jewish and intensely Christian at the…

A Good Start [Needs Image]

I’m beginning to read a 700 page book of theology. But to say it is just “theology” seems a little uncharitable according to the intention stated by Pope John Paul II. I tell you the truth: every single time I…