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Tag: light

Why Is Christmas Considered a Nighttime Event?

December 25, 2017 4 Comments
Why Is Christmas Considered a Nighttime Event?

O Holy night! Yes, a silent night! And it came upon a midnight clear! Christmas, it would seem, is a festival of the middle of the night. Jesus is born when it is dark, dark midnight. We are sure of it. And why shouldn’t we be? Even though we are not told the exact hour […]

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It’s Time to Shine or It’ll Be Over Soon – A Meditation on Being Called the Light of the World

June 8, 2016 3 Comments
It’s Time to Shine or It’ll Be Over Soon – A Meditation on Being Called the Light of the World

In the Gospel yesterday (Tuesday of the 10th week) the Lord describes what a Christian is and what He expects of us. He uses two different metaphors: salt and light. Yesterday’s post considered the metaphor of salt. Today let’s consider the metaphor of light. The Lord says, You are the light of the world. A […]

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