Book of Wisdom

Encountering the Word — Wisdom 3:1-3

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A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “But the souls of the righteous are in the hand of God, and no torment will ever touch them. In the eyes of the foolish they seemed to have died, and their departure was thought to be an affliction, and their going from us to be their destruction; but they are at peace.” (Wisdom […]

Does God Love Wolf Spiders?

  Outside the other day, we saw a wolf spider, the big jumping kind that bite. True to their faith, which inspires them to be true to their scientific spirit, the kids asked questions. “Can he hurt us? How come God created wolf spiders? How is biting good? Does God love wolf spiders?” I knelt down and locked my mommy eyes with the spider’s steely ones, and I imagined just how […]

Encountering the Word — Wisdom 18:14-15a

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“For while gentle silence enveloped all things, and night in its swift course was now half gone, thy all-powerful word leaped from heaven, from the royal throne…” (Wisdom 18:14-15a) If you liked this scripture passage, please share it with your friends and family using both the Recommend and Social Media buttons below and via email. We value your comments and […]