Joseph Kovitch

CALLING ALL EXILES

By Father Joseph Kovitch Jeremiah writes: 29:7 But seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and pray to the Lord on its behalf, for in its welfare you will find your welfare. A devotion for the church in community…a path to congregational reclamation: Such is the way of the Jesus movement and an exile …

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LECTIO HUMANA: A Spiritual Practice for the Streets

Take the time to divinely read and listen to community. Read the Columbus Dispatch article about St. Matthew’s living lectio humana: http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/faith_and_values/2015/09/04/congregation-remakes-itself-without-a-church.html      

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Exile as gift– Diaspora as blessing

Liberated from the bondage of bricks and mortar and the pyramid schemes of fiscal frustration, a people of God can now reimagine a new future in the midst of a present pilgrimage. Avoiding the twisted temptations that “Egyptian memories” can invoke, this tribe is reminded again and again of the cost of losing focus, and leaving God. So God led …

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