Adoration-Inspiration

And taking him aside from the crowd, he put his fingers into the man’s ears….  And his ears were at once opened… –Mark 7:33,35–             On Sunday, June 10, 2001, I delivered a baccalaureate homily which contained a pretty strong denunciation.  Afterwards, a rather irate individual read me the riot

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Bête Noire

 And death shall be no more, Death thou shalt die. –John Donne– Seven-year-old Daryl was never able to explain just how the weird black balloon found its way into the nursery, but there it was.  At first it was hardly noticeable—no bigger than a marble–rolling innocently around on the floor

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