A Visit to the Holy Land: Silent Hidden Gestation

By RON ROLHEISER, OMI : Some years ago, I visited the Holy Land. It’s a strangely different place. Nobody doubts that. Virtually very inch of its soil has been soaked in blood, including the blood of Christ himself, and history leaps out at you from every rock. Ancient things from beyond our time seem to come to […]

Blessing As Dying To Give Life

by RON ROLHEISER, OMI We all live with constricted hearts. There is a tightness, an unfreedom, a timidity, a tangle of constrictions, inside of each of us that blocks warmth and intimacy. We try things to get at it, to dissolve it, to free ourselves up. Thus it is no accident that we are so […]