"n these strange times of COVID-19, I write this from the confines of my room where I have been for the past few days dealing with my symptoms . . "
"There are plenty of moments and experiences of suffering, death and transformation in our lives. Allow yourself to bring all of this to prayer this week. "
"I am invited to pray in the silence of my innermost being to a God who is a friend of silence. "
"Keeping the bonds of community even when we cannot gather together will do much for our equanimity and our sanity during this trying time"