Welcome

. . .  to Faith Matters!  
Faith Matters includes…. 

BIBLE STUDY: LUKE isn’t really a Bible study (although you could certainly use it for that).  Luke is a dialogue with a beloved Gospel, along with memories of living — and traveling — in the Eastern Mediterranean in the late sixties.

WHAT DO WE DO WITH THE BIBLE?   Discussions of Richard Rohr’s new book begin at St. Patrick’s, Kenwood on May 8 at 10 am.

May 8:   Introduction
May 15: Hermeneutic (and what’s that?)
May 22: What the Bible is Not Saying
May 29: The Jesus Hermeneutic

HOMILIES:  Look here for Donna’s sermons at St. Patrick’s, Kenwood;
St. Benedict’s, Los Osos; and St. Paul’s, Cambria.

SCRIPTURES FOR MEDITATION: Look for Bible Study-Holy Spirit
Prayer with Biblical Images
; and Things Hidden Lectio.

BOOK DISCUSSION NOTES:  We’ve read some great authors over the years! Check out notes here on Bradley Artson; Cynthia Bourgeault; Elizabeth A. Johnson (Ask the Beasts and Quest for the Living God); Hans Küng, Sallie McFague; Jay Parini; and Richard Rohr (Falling Upward and Things Hidden).

The Rev. Donna Ross    Donna Ross

A retired Episcopal priest, Donna Ross served as rector of two Episcopal parishes – Christ Church in Oberlin, Ohio and St. Paul’s in Cambria, California.  After “retiring” from St. Paul’s in 2006, Donna served another twelve years as Associate Priest at St. Benedict’s, Los Osos – preaching, teaching, and leading adult book discussions.  She is now an Associate Priest at St. Patrick’s, Kenwood, where she occasionally preaches and leads adult discussions on a variety of topics.