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The Rev. Terrance W. Klein is a priest of the Diocese of Dodge City and author of Vanity Faith.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
While God the Father did not will the death of the Son, we can still ask why the Father permitted it. The answer lies in the act of our creation.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
At the beginning of his Passion, Jesus bears witness to the truth as he allows himself to be proclaimed the messiah.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Christ goes to his death insisting that his life has meaning. When and how he will die can be left to speculation but not so why he dies.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
If you think you’ve got him, you don’t. Indeed, you don’t have him until he has you!
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
As creatures of time and space, we acknowledge the God who fills both by setting aside, sanctifying some of each for God.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
In the cross of Christ, God sunders God’s self to draw us and those whom we love into God’s life, which is pure relationship, a love that precedes existence.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
After Pascal’s death, a note, written in his own hand, was discovered, sewn into the lining of his coat. He felt compelled to record the moment when the God about whom one might speculate became his living God.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
We have a cycling liturgical year because the truths of our faith are larger than we can receive all at once. Perhaps ashes say it best, but even they can’t say it all, not all at once.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Reading sacred Scripture or watching a televised Eucharist can be powerful meditations, but neither rises to the level of sacrament, the mystery by which Christ promises his presence to his church.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
God is ever ancient, ever new, ever the same, but we were created to wax and to wane.