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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
On the Second Sunday of Advent, the Prophet Isaiah reminds us that the church is ordained to be Christ’s hands extended to the poor, the neglected, the excluded.
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FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
It is okay to be sad. Rather than loathe, we lament, because we know of a better land.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Jesus did not come in power. He became the Christ, the anointed one, because he surrendered what little he had into the hands of the Father.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
One of Francis’ strengths is his willingness to surprise, to take the unexpected path.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
We are the ones who have been left behind. We suffer a loss; our loved ones do not.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
The notion that our prayers can aid the dead as well as the living has always been a part of the Christian faith.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Why might you find yourself praying to your deceased grandmother rather than to Christ? Because in your story she is another Christ, not an alternative Christ.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
We all yearn for love, so it is a small wonder that sometimes we fall in love with the notion of love before we meet someone whom we can love genuinely. The same can happen in our relationship with God.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
We do not simply submit because someone must rule. Having been given some say, we must strive to speak according to what we think Christ would have us say.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Listening to the lives of others, the confessor sees the work of the unseen Spirit. He sees saints in the making, holy ones in the flesh.