It is perfectly true that we die with him in baptism and rise from the dead: but this is only the beginning of a series of deaths and resurrections. We are not “converted” only once in our life but many times, and this endless series of large and small “conversions,” inner revolutions, leads finally to our transformation in Christ.
--Thomas Merton from Life and Holiness
Monday, April 20, 2009
The way to transformation
Many thanks for Fr. Clyde Glandon who included this quotation in his weekly lectio email: