As I write this article, the surreal nature of the global Coronavirus (Covid-19) situation is pervading my spirit. It is one thing to read about the histories of plagues or fictional accounts of them, but it is another thing to be living through one. Yet, even with the surrealness of our current moment, our Lord has granted this poor sinner a source of peace. I wish to share a bit of that peace with you now.
The Peace of Isolation
This peace I write about has come to me through a person I call my “Big Sis”, namely, St. Teresa of Avila. As her spiritual little brother, I offer to you a few gleaned insights to aid us during this viral outbreak.