|OUR LADY GROTTO |
ON THE SIDEWALK OUTSIDE A RESIDENTIAL HOUSE
KINGSLEY AND THIRD, KOREATOWN, L.A.
THERE ARE ALWAYS FLOWERS, CANDLES BURNING, PHOTOS...
|TO THE LEFT IS THE HOUSE TO WHICH THE GROTTO IS "ATTACHED"|
Here's an excerpt from a recent post called "Afraid to Be Children." He's quoting a friend, who was reflecting on a quote from Jean Vanier, founder of L'Arche):
I find that so many people who find themselves in places of authority, or in the public eye in the church, forget how to be children in the way Jesus asks us to be: simple, self-forgetful, present to the moment, trusting, honest, innocent, and desirous to be loved by the Father as beloved sons and daughters. They want to be leaders without first being servants; to be fathers or mothers without first being sons and daughters.
Read the full post here.