Retreating for the Future

By Kathleen Owen, Coordinator of Care and Wellness In today’s Gospel, the Spirit led Jesus into the desert where he was cared for by angels as He was surrounded by evil.  He emerged unscathed and went forth proclaiming the Gospel, which means “good news.” Many have...

Healing vs. Cure

By Kathleen Owen, Coordinator of Care and Wellness Centuries ago, before medicine became rooted in science sick people often went to priests for healing. Some cultures believed that illness was an indication that the person was out of favor with God.  In the Jewish...

The Healing Gift

By Kathleen Owen, Coordinator of Care and Wellness Jesus shared his divine gift of healing with so many people. In our readings today, he healed Simon’s mother instantly.  Many of you are trained in the healing arts and share in the wonder of watching those who are...
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