A recent local homily tied in #RedCup discussion on social media — the removal of secular Christmas imagery from this year's holiday cup design at Starbucks — to our call to use words and actions of mercy, mutual love and reconciliation.
CAPERNAUM — We began our journey today at the foot of Mount Carmel. There's a wonderful church built there over the cave where the prophet Elijah lived. You remember Elijah. He is the one who listened for God's voice but did not hear it in the wind or the fire or the earthquakes. Instead, God spoke to him in a "still small voice."