Monthly Archives: March 2017


March 24, 2017

Deacon Ed McCormack – Homilies

Deacon Edward J. McCormack joined the formation faculty at Theological College and serves as the Director of Human Formation and the Coordinator of Retreats and Conferences . A permanent deacon for the Archdiocese of Washington, he...


March 24, 2017

The Man Born Blind

A spiritual awakening occurs when we see reality as it is, present and aware in the now.  The contemporary spiritual teacher, Francis Dale Bennett, describes his own spiritual awakening: “At one point, right in the...


March 24, 2017

Samaritan Woman

Abba Poemen said to Abba Joseph, “Tell me how to become a monk.”  He said, “If you want to find rest here below, and hereafter, in all circumstances say, ‘Who am I?’  And do not...


March 24, 2017

Transfiguration

In a retreat called, “The Rediscovery of Life,” Anthony De Mello relates the following story: “There was a lion that grew up in a flock of sheep and so he had no consciousness that he...


March 24, 2017

Temptations in the Desert

Who am I?  This is likely one of the most profound religious questions we can ask.  The other is, Who is God?  These two questions are linked.  They are two sides of the same coin....