we are one body

A new heart I will give you, and a new spirit I will put within you; and I will remove from your body the heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh. -- Ezekiel 36.26 Earlier this week, I visited House of Grace, the prisoner rehabilitation centre in Haifa, with a friend from Scotland.…

remember that you are dust

I spent yesterday at a retreat for women at Magdala, a site just up the road from Tiberias thought to be the ancient village where Mary Madalene lived. Like many places in this land, it's both an archeological park (they've unearthed a first century synagogue) and a contemporary place of worship which houses an atrium devoted to…