Lent ’07

My Lenten meditations for the year 2007

Lent 07: Day 18 – Lying

Yesterday I began talking about truth and its relationship to love. To be truthful eventually involves sacrifice. There will come a moment when telling the truth will cost you something. Not to belabor the pun but that is the moment of truth. It is not until the demand is made that the test arrives. Until…

Lent 07: Day 17 – Truth

Can there be freedom without truth? Can there be hope in the land when truth is sacrificed for a lie, for expedient gain, for political advantage? When truth is reduced to mere opinion, so that everyone has their own truth, can anyone find their way to certainty or is everything reduced to a sad expediency,…