Arts & Culture Poetry
Philip MetresFebruary 05, 2018
It's already late—where is the feast inside?
Arts & Culture Poetry
Philip MetresFebruary 10, 2017

Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not fear; you are more valuable than many sparrows (Lk 12:7).
                            

Denise Alexander and Madison Craig put the finishing touches on an Advent wreath at the Shrine of St. Anthony in Ellicott City, Md., Nov. 30.
Philip MetresNovember 24, 2015
During Advent a few years ago, I composed meditations each morning on the day’s scriptural readings as I experienced the season. This Advent journal was my experiment, my practice as a writer and a seeker, to anchor myself before each day pulled me in all its directions. I began with Scripture
Arts & Culture Poetry
Philip MetresNovember 04, 2015
Then the Lord stretched out His hand and touched my mouth...
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Philip MetresNovember 04, 2015
In our global digital age, what can poetry and the arts do?
Arts & Culture Poetry
Philip MetresNovember 04, 2015
O unnamed & only son too soon slipped from tender clutch of unripe body
Poetry
Philip MetresApril 17, 2006
So easy to mistake him for the crucifier,