Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Catholic, XXII

Becoming Catholic is not as simple as changing your clothes, just doing church in a different building. It is more like changing your skin. And it tears at times. And you bleed. But in the end, beloved, you are new.

7 comments:

truevyne said...

Someone use their Bible like a dagger in your direction? So painful.

Audrey said...

thank you. thank you. I am receiving the Eucharist for the first time tomorrow evening... this little post really encourages me. :)

onionboy said...

Beautiful.

Scott Lyons said...

True, yes, but only because they are hurting too.

Audrey, welcome home!

Thanks, Owen.

angelmeg said...

This is so beautiful. I would have loved to have this on my wall of quotes when I was doing RCIA ministry. Sadly for now that part of my life is over. Thanks for sharing.

Hope said...

This really is beautiful. Thank you.

Scott Lyons said...

Angelmeg and Hope - thank you so much for reading.