The Sacrament and The Dark Night of the Soul

The Dark Night of the Soul is the part of the story where the hero believes all is lost. Every attempt to succeed thwarted and every resource spent. There is no turning back because even the path back to safety is blocked. It's all over for the…

The Mentor and the Manifesto

A mentor does many things, but there is one part distinct to mentors; relating experience. Teachers train us in a given discipline. Parents guide us in ethics and morality. A mentor is a guide on the path we've chosen.…

The Liturgical Call to Adventure

It takes time, but we understand that stagnation is death, and change is life. If change is life, it makes sense that Heaven itself isn't about stasis, but change.…

With or Without Liturgy; Worship Requires Something of Us

Worship is...a spiritual experience to be grounded in truth. The benefits and challenges of the liturgical worship are the same as those of the experiential worship.…