A while back I emailed Msgr. Charles Pope, a popular blogger, to ask if I could reference his writings once in a while because they are very, very good and I could never aspire do better.
Below are excerpts from his homily with photographs from Chartres, France, a town I recently visited. This is my second in a series on Chartres. The first can be found here.
The text says, Come to him, a living stone, rejected by human beings but chosen and precious in the sight of God, and, like living stones, let yourselves be built into a spiritual house.
The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone...