Original Desire

  • Posted by Fr. Jeremiah Shryock, CFR
  • On August 26, 2017
  • 1 Comments
Original Desire When I was 16 years old I wanted it all: to be athletic, intelligent, strong, attractive, genuine, funny, articulate and whole lot more. Every one of these desires demanded my full attention. They were the epitome of selfishness. Depending on the day, I would start with the one directly in front of me—in […]
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Silence: Our greatest teacher 

  • Posted by Fr. Jeremiah Shryock, CFR
  • On August 9, 2017
  • 4 Comments
The greatest experience I have of God is in silence. Even though, as a priest, much of my life is spent speaking about God, teaching and explaining God to others and reflecting on the mystery of God, it is silence that often times provides me with an experience of God that is unique. At night […]
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