A Better Resurrection by Christina Rossetti
A nonet poem reflecting on the power of prayer.
A poem for all people of faith who struggle with doubt, which I suspect is all of us, at some point or another.
Today I join with Christians around the world in giving thanks for Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a faithful and courageous servant of Christ who died on this day for his part in a resistance movement against the Nazis.
Holy Week's Poem, Prayer, Psalm, and Promise
A poem inspired by Philippians 2:5-11, which is read every year on the Sunday commemorating the Sunday of the Passion / Palm Sunday and the beginning of Holy Week.
A Nonet of Peace
The hymn universally attributed to St. Patrick, "I Bind Unto Myself Today," is a powerful prayer that I am reflecting on today.
A sonnet inspired the story of Jesus healing the Gerasene Demoniac in Mark 5.
Sitting still among the trees, all our stirring becomes quiet. We can hear our song at last, and sing it. Here is a reflection on Wendell Berry's poem, "I Go Among Trees."