QUOTE II: “The great spiritual challenge is to discover, over time, that the limited, conditional, and temporal love we receive from parents, husbands, wives, children, teachers, colleagues and friends are reflections of the unlimited, unconditional and everlasting love of God.” Henri Nouwen
IN OTHER NEWS:
Attention priest friends: If you are like me you can't stand most of the priest shirts made out there. If you are tall the automatically assume you are as big as a house. There was a company that made decent - off the rack shirts that fit even monkey armed persons such as myself but they went out of business or some such thing. Well, they were purchased and Stadelmaier shirts are once again available for those who like them. Here is the link.
The Diocese of Cleveland Enewletter offers this column by Bishop Richard Lennon: "What is the secret to a loving, lifelong marriage? In a word: commitment. Commitment means choosing (deciding) to give up other choices. This collides with our American desire to maximize individual choices. It causes young people to postpone making lifelong commitments such as marriage. The average age of marriage is now the highest in U.S. history at 28 for men and 26 for women." Read more here.
One of my favorite artists has a new painting for sale - "The Temptation of Christ" See it here. He did my St. Sebastian. If you like it on-line you will LOVE it in person.
Excellent video! If the finished product is anything like this trailer it should be fabulous!