The Depth of the Golden Rule

A close friend and co-worker of ours recently lost her mother after a long battle with dementia. I was amazed by the way she handled the difficult journey with such grace, patience and transparency. This past week she described the heart-wrenching decisions that had to be made along the way as well as the twists and turns of […]

The Golden Imperative

“So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets” (Mt 7:12, see also Lk 6:31). These words of Jesus are not just a maxim, a wise suggestion, or a helpful way of life. Jesus is telling his followers that this relational posture is […]