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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
You can profess facts, but you can only trust a face. You can only entrust yourself to a person.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
“The Lord speaks in the sacred Scriptures,” some might say. “There, you hear the voice of the shepherd.” This is good, but it is just not good enough.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Love is a resolve we must renew each day. We ought to remember this when we promise we will live differently, more deeply, once life returns to normal.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Staying behind closed doors may make us feel safe, but it keeps us from the people, the events and experiences that we need in order to grow into the selves we were meant to become.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
The contagion that matters most the Son of God will receive into his own flesh.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
The core of the church is contained in these words of Christ: “Where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them” (Mt 18:20). The church must gather, must be collected by the call of Christ in order to fully be the church.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
A virus can keep us from gathering. A spirit-wound, it can curtail the sacramental life Christ gave us. But no virus can separate us from Christ.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
The preaching of our Lord in the Gospel of St. Matthew—the Beatitudes, the Sermon on the Mount, the parables—has come to a close. Now the preacher embraces his passion.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Nothing is more certain than death. Yet normally, nothing is more hidden from our view. We do most everything that we can to not look death in the face.
FaithThe Good Word
Terrance Klein
Horrible things happen in the dark when people are afraid. We must now give witness. If we live in the light, it should be evident. Even in a time of virus.