Category Archives: death

Would I know you Jesus

My Prayer today, a meditation that popped into my head…composed by me, lellair a contemplation for myself that I think needs to be shared. ——————————————————— Would I know you when we’d meet If I passed you on the street Oh … Continue reading

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The Manger is Empty, Stories in time

I vacillated,should I post this on my religious ed page or on my book review page.. The Manger Is Empty Stories in Time by, Walter Wangerin, Jr belongs here. on this page and, it should be required reading for all … Continue reading

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Purple = Prepare

We are getting ready to head into purple again. On the Liturgical Calendar, when we see PURPLE we PREPARE and here we are the time has gone so quickly from advent, through christmas, and then it seems a very short … Continue reading

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Forgiveness…if Jesus could so should we

We pray forgiveness everytime we say the our father: Our Father Our Father, Who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name; Thy kingdom come; Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our … Continue reading

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Money, Possessions, People….what do you value?

The Buddhists have what is known as the 4 noble truths. Why do I bring this up here on a Christian Religious Education Commentary blog? Because: – my major in college was The Comparative Study of The Worlds Religions – … Continue reading

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The 23rd Psalm: a peaceful prayer

Psalm 23 King James Version (KJV) 23 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. 3 He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of … Continue reading

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were you marked?

Ash Wednesday has come and gone, and now we are in lent and should be thinking (well…really we should be thinking all the time) but especially in Lent we are in a time of preparation a time of bringing ourselves … Continue reading

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Lenten Songs of Reflection

  Purple is the color of Lent When we look at our liturgical calendar  we associate Purple with Advent and Lent When we see purple we should automatically know that we are in a season in which we are preparing … Continue reading

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Who were the Saints?

On the internet and in books, lists of saints abound when we say or  sing them all in a row it is a litany of saints What are Saints or perhaps more appropriately who were the saints? How does one … Continue reading

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Stations of the Cross

We are heading into Lent….no really for us teachers we are because preparations need to start long before the lesson begins. Lent starts, Ash Wednesday what will you give up encourage yourself and your class as well as your family … Continue reading

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