Easter Vigil

Written by Elizabeth Eilers Sullivan, Visitation Alumna As the sun sets tonight we enter a most sacred time. A time that is punctuated by the darkness of dusk to the early rays of dawn. In these short twelve hours our salvation will be transformed from death to a resurrection. How can we Read more…

The Impossible

“Alice laughed: “There’s no use trying,” she said; “one can’t believe impossible things.”“I daresay you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen. “When I was younger, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”Alice in Wonderland. Read more…

A Meditation for Lent

Fast from judging others; feast on the Christ dwelling in them. Fast from emphasis on differences; feast on the unity of life. Fast from apparent darkness; feast on the reality of light. Fast from thoughts of illness; feast on the healing power of God. Fast from discontent; feast on gratitude. Read more…

Thank You

Written by Elizabeth Eilers Sullivan, Visitation Alumna The snow dances between ice and rain outside, and as I walk through the slush it is like I am wading in waves this Leap Year. This Lent, I am throwing myself into greater gratitude. I heard my fellow blogger, Melissa, speak that Read more…

Ash Wednesday

By Elizabeth Eilers Sullivan, Visitation Alumna We ready our hearts, In the desert we swirl from dust to dust, upon the mountain top as the sun kisses our face; marking it like a lover. How to look into the sun’s radiance? God whispers on the winds of our heart’s longing Read more…