EPIPHANY 2015: Reflection for Epiphany, January 4

by Mary Lou Kownacki, osb Isaiah 60:1-6¬†| Ephesians 3:2-3, 5-6 |¬†Matthew 2:1-12 Today is the feast of light. When Robert Louis Stevenson was a little boy he lived in a house on a hillside in Scotland. Every evening he would watch the lamplighter walk through the streets in the valley below lighting each of the … Continue reading EPIPHANY 2015: Reflection for Epiphany, January 4

EPIPHANY 2014: Reflection for the Feast of the Epiphany, Jan. 5

by Nancy SmallIsaiah 60:1-6 | Ephesians 3:2-3, 5-6 | Matthew 2:1-12Have you ever wondered why it is written in Scripture that those who followed the Epiphany star were wise? Perhaps it is because the Epiphany event is an encounter with holy Wisdom. Ponder, for a moment, this beautiful description of Wisdom:"Wisdom is a reflection of … Continue reading EPIPHANY 2014: Reflection for the Feast of the Epiphany, Jan. 5