Dear LABC, As I write it is Tuesday morning. I am a little tired because I was at an Oakland Community Organizations action at St. Anthony’s church well into the evening last night. At the action, which was attended by … Continue reading April 17, 2018Continue reading →
We love to tell ourselves that the world is ultimately fair. We try to convince ourselves that we can curate our lives, minimize our losses and stand on our own successes. We need to quit lying to ourselves.
The women who went to anoint Jesus body in the tomb thought they were going to a wake. Instead, they found themselves invited to an uprising.
I really enjoy the parade LABC hosts on the Saturday before Easter. The laughter of the children is a joy. However, more deeply rooted in my heart and mind are images and memories of time spent in columbariums, crypts and … Continue reading Faith Reflection on the Saturday Before EasterContinue reading →
There are four accounts of Jesus triumphal entry into Jerusalem. Each of them gives us some unique insight into the significance of that first Palm Sunday. We will pay close attention to what Mark has to teach us.