Here’s how this week’s arts and culture piece begins:
“We draw people to Christ not by loudly discrediting what they believe, by telling them how wrong they are and how right we are, but by showing them a light that is so lovely that they want with all their hearts to know the source of it.”
–Madeleine L’Engle, author of A Wrinkle in Time
My friend Tensie Hernandez helps run a Catholic Worker house up on the Central Coast. Last week she told me about one of the women she treats at their free clinic.
Fabiola is married to Nano. Their oldest child, Evelyn, 26, was born with cerebral palsy. She’s blind and mute. She has a tracheotomy and a feeding tube.
“La Reina,” Fabiola calls her. The Queen.
READ THE WHOLE PIECE HERE.