Stephen, filled with the Holy Spirit. Going from last week’s celebration of Christmas to feast of St. Stephen can seem like a bit of spiritual whiplash.   In one day’s time, we go from angels’ sweet singing to a mob’s enraged shouting.   We witness a peaceful birth, and then a violent death.   We hail Israel’s newborn king, and then we see many of Israel’s religious leaders turn on this king’s ambassador and kill him.   It could lead us to...