Experiencing Jesus with Bishop Mariann

Experiencing Jesus with Bishop Mariann

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Season 1: The Way of Love Join Bishop Mariann, Bishop of Washington, on an 8-week journey of experiencing Jesus through a rule of life known as The Way of Love.
7: The Way of Love: To Go
Nov 19 • 19 min
However we sense God’s call to go—to places that frighten or inspire us; to places we would choose gladly or do anything to avoid; to travel across boundaries or to stay put, physically and to deepen where we are—the greatest truth is this: we do not go…
6: The Way of Love: To Bless
Nov 5 • 20 min
Bishop Mariann explores three ways that the practice of blessing can draw us closer to God and help us grow in our capacity to love.
5: The Way of Love: To Worship
Oct 17 • 23 min
Bishop Mariann takes us back to the days after the Ressurection and helps us experience Jesus on our own “roads to Emmaus” in our times of worship and in the celebration of the Eucharist.
4: The Way of Love: To Pray
Oct 8 • 29 min
Prayer is a vital component of the Way of Love. Prayer does not have to be complex, long, or anxious. Prayer is a time in which we are able to bring our full selves to God trusting that God, with the help of the Holy Spirit, will hear our longings and…
3: The Way of Love: To Learn
Sep 26 • 27 min
Reflecting on Jesus’ life and teaching can shed spiritual light on your life. Jesus says in the Gospel of John that we can only speak of what we know and testify to what we have seen. So let me give you a bit of my personal testimony: how God spoke to my…
2: The Way of Love: TURN
Sep 20 • 24 min
Turning is but one of seven practices in the Jesus-focused life. It’s the starting point when we first make the decision to turn toward the one who has come to us. We turn to him in need of forgiveness and strength. It’s a choice we make every day, to…
Ep. 1: The Way of Love: Spiritual Practices for a Jesus-Focused Life
Sep 12 • 28 min
So often we think of the Christian faith as an obligation, or as a set of beliefs that we must hold. There are obligations and beliefs, but if we get stuck there, we can lose sight of, or never experience at all, what is most important. At its heart,…