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Brother Joe Hoover, S.J., is America’s poetry editor and the author of O Death, Where is Thy Sting: A Meditation on Suffering.
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
Yes.
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
Oh the poor starving Africans! the six of us looking at each other like are you kidding me...
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
Why is it this way? It is the child’s most basic question, dealing with the most bewildering thing of all.
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
As churches have opened up all over the country, there has been a particularly powerful and graced “letting go” available for some Catholics.
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
A Reflection for the Feast of St. Ambrose
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
Christ bursts into the manger, quickened into cows
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
This is the prayer: Accept things as they are. It was all meant to be.
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
Poetry is an attempt to say the unsayable, to capture what ultimately eludes.
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
Would you take your daughter there, the unholiest there you guess you could go?
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Joe Hoover, S.J.
You are called to become obedient enough to serve the God who invites you to do seemingly very little. The God who himself apparently does nothing as the disease spreads.