Like nature, the Church has experienced light and darkness since the time of Christ
A brilliant sun can glitter off the golden and red trees as beautifully as it did off the crashing waves during beach days in August. A tree can look dark and dull until the light hits and then it becomes a mirror of spun gold. With a cloud or a shadow, the colors disappear into dark dead leaves ready to be blown off by the next wind. November teases us with light.
Our lives can reflect a similar experience of light and darkness. Every society has light and darkness to it. There are no totally utopian cities, … more