From January 25, 2021 The highlight of this trip cut short, besides Clare Marie being released from the hospital, was meeting Mitch Albom, at telephonically, on a call during which I did not know I was speaking to him.
From January 24, 2021 The staff and kids are grateful for what I am giving them. But I do not simply want their gratitude. I want to form a spiritual bond between the giver and the receiver which once was a hallmark of religious traditions.
From January 23, 2021 Yesterday’s gospel reading featured the story of the disciples on a boat during storm when suddenly they see Jesus walking on the water, telling them: “Do not be afraid.” Some days at Santa Chiara, I feel as if I am in a boat being tossed about by a turbulent sea.