As a Sojourners intern last year, I, along with my community-mates, had the opportunity to request speakers to invite to address us during weekly seminars. Peace activist and poet Fr. Daniel Berrigan was on the top of my list.
Alb: A white liturgical tunic worn as prayer for a heart protected from all stain and washed in the Blood of the Lamb.
Listen to this reading and an interview with poet Mary Anne Reese.
Because I lay on my back as a boy in the grass of the small yard behind our house watching clouds move and become faces, mostly,
with Richard Hoffman
Of all the saints, my Anthony,
I love you best. For you did
what I long to do: you walked away
from a life of comfort and ease,
David Denny teaches English at De Anza College in Cupertino, California.
Politicians were scrambl'n, it wasn't very pretty.
Health care and climate were up in the air,