Voices

The Rev. Terrance W. Klein is a priest of the Diocese of Dodge City and author of Vanity Faith.

Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinMay 17, 2017
What is to keep any movement or ideology from claiming the authority of the Spirit?
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinMay 10, 2017
To profess that Jesus was truly human is to insist that he grew as we do.
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinMay 03, 2017
“It’s in his kiss.” A kiss takes two. When you see how different the other is and yet are drawn in, Christ is calling.
Death-row inmate Ledell Lee. A ruling from the state Supreme Court allowing officials to use a lethal injection drug that a supplier says was misleadingly obtained cleared the way for Arkansas to execute Ledell Lee on Thursday, April 20, 2017, although he still had pending requests for reprieve. (Arkansas Department of Correction via AP)
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinApril 26, 2017
To take Holy Communion in the face of death is to say that it is fellowship, and not food, that matters most.
Hendrick ter Brugghen, c. 1622
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinApril 20, 2017
If we have faith, like Thomas and Thérèse did, we learn from Jesus that to love someone is to promise never to leave them.
"Descent to Hell," by Duccio di Buoninsegna (1308-11)
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinApril 13, 2017
When Christ entered hell law of sin and death was set aside so that mercy could triumph.
Exodus by Marc Chagall
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinApril 12, 2017
Jim Casy’s dying words echo those of our Lord: “Father, forgive them, Father, they know not what they do.”
"Roman Charity," by Jean-Baptiste Greuze (c. 1767)
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinApril 12, 2017
On this night, when Jesus has nothing left to give, he gives all. He gives his very self.
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinApril 05, 2017
We should see this passage as early Jewish Christians recognizing their own, internal dividedness.
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinMarch 29, 2017
There would be no atheists if God appeared in the sky. But there’d be no believers either.