Words To Live By / Quote Of The Day

“We always treat guests as angels –

just in case.”

BROTHER JEREMIAH*

 

 

*Brother Jeremiah, an Egyptian monk, quoted in Alan Jones, Soul Making: The Desert Way of Spirituality (San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1985), 13.

And discovered by me in Christine D. Pohl, Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition (Grand Rapids: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1999), 85.

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