Untethered and Balanced
Posted on October 25, 2016 by Sister Carol Perry

A good deed so often carries with it unintended consequences and, in a pessimistic mode, we mutter: “No good deed goes unpunished.” In this case, the consequences were liberating!

For What Shall We Pray?
Posted on October 18, 2016 by Sister Carol Perry

I was recently at a wonderful lecture given by Sr. Elizabeth Johnson, a foremost theologian and the author of the challenging book “Ask the Beasts” which puts theology and environmental science together.

Of Heavenly Laughter
Posted on October 11, 2016 by Sister Carol Perry

I don’t think we laugh enough. By now, we have all heard how Norman Cousins healed himself almost half a century ago by ignoring a medical world that offered him a dire prognosis and, instead of their remedies, laughed himself into wholeness through watching comedies. In the realm of the spiritual, I keep being reminded that we need to do the same.

The Higher They Rise...
Posted on October 4, 2016 by Sister Carol Perry

As I write this, my background “music” is the constant drill from the skyscraper being erected across from our office building. They are drilling into the bedrock of Manhattan Island, but after weeks of effort, I think they should arrive soon!

Sister Carol Perry

A gifted teacher and resident bible scholar at Marble, Sister Carol uses her extensive scholarship and imaginative storytelling skills to offer a fresh and innovative approach to exploring the Scriptures, bringing the stories of the Bible to life.

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