The Raphael Remedy

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The Father’s Delight in Each of Us

The Father’s Delight in Each of Us

In the gospel’s account of the Baptism of the Lord, we hear the Father’s voice, “This is My beloved Son, in whom I delight.”  And when we look at Jesus, of course, what’s not to delight in?  He’s a chip off the old block in a way that no other son ever has been or ever will be.  What could His Father say but, “That’s My boy”? 

Love is a Verb

Love is a Verb

“An ugly truth is better than a beautiful lie” is an apt adage when discussing the authenticity of love.  Love is not a feeling, nor can it be reduced to mere words.  This is not to say that loving words do not matter, but those words must be supported by a love that is visible and tangible.