Mount Horeb

Recognizing the Lord when He Comes

"The Prophet Elias" (detail) by Daniele da Volterra

Today’s first reading might be a familiar one. This week we’ve been following glimpses of the story of Elijah, and today we find him having fled the murderous designs of Jezebel. He is taking shelter in a cave when the Lord passes by. There is wind, there is an earthquake and there is fire – but the Lord is not […]