Christianity is all about being who you are

Christianity is all about being who you are. That’s what Jesus was trying to tell us: Orient your whole being to the sacred, he insisted. Not because I’m telling you to, not because it’s what Scripture demands; do it because it’s who you are. It’s who God created you...

It is, without doubt, the gifts we get from our excursions into differences, that make us bigger in soul, greater of heart, than we could possibly ever have been otherwise. Joan Chittister, OSB

Everything belongs

When we can become little enough, naked enough, and honest enough, then we will, ironically, find that we are more than enough. This is the wisdom of the Gospel that is especially emphasized in Franciscan spirituality. At this place of both poverty and freedom we have...