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Brother John's Reflections

Encounter and Prophecy

Encounter and Prophecy

Justice is with the Lord, our God; and we today are flushed with shame, we men of Judah and citizens of Jerusalem, that we, with our kings and rulers and priests and prophets, and with our ancestors, have sinned in the Lord’s sight and disobeyed him. We have neither heeded […]

by × October 6, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Gratitude and Prayer

Gratitude and Prayer

We always give thanks to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you, for we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and the love that you have for all the holy ones because of the hope reserved for you in heaven. Of this […]

by × September 6, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

The Presumption of Knowing

The Presumption of Knowing

What is our greatest obstacle to change, reformation, and transformation in both our personal and shared lives? One of the ways we navigate the mystery of life is by an arrogant presumption that we know and understand. This is most at work in us in the most familiar settings of our lives.

by × August 4, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Dialogue and Mission

Dialogue and Mission

“This is how you are to eat it; with your loins girt, sandals on your feet and your staff in hand, you shall eat like those who are in flight. It is the Passover of the Lord.” Exodus 12:11 Jesus was going through a field of grain on the sabbath. […]

by × July 21, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

The Purgatory of Anger

The Purgatory of Anger

Brother will hand over brother to death, and the father his child; children will rise up against parents and have them put to death. You will be hated by all because of my name, but whoever  endures to the end will be saved. Matthew 10: 21-2   The difficult sayings […]

by × July 14, 2017 ×