World Interfaith Harmony Week

More Relevant now than ever [auth] The first week of February every year usually passes by without our taking any particular note. It is the World Interfaith Harmony Week originally proposed by King Abdullah of…

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The Greatest Christmas Gift of All

Year after year, Christmas comes and goes, and we busy ourselves in the merry festivities that come with it. I once saw a hoarding on a busy freeway in New Jersey: Bring Christ back into…

Synodality in the Church : Both a Gift…

The Holy Father Pope Francis convoked the Synod 2023 on the theme of “Synodality”. What did he mean? The popular meaning of synod is an “assembly or council of Church officials”, but the etymological meaning…

Will we Allow our Democracy to Collapse?

In January this year the United States Capitol was attacked and vandalized by supporters of the outgoing  President, who claimed that the election was “being stolen” from him. Read More

Walking humbly with God… and with Stan Swamy

Theologian Jon Sobrino, lone survivor of the Jesuits martyred in El Salvador in 1989, recalled the prophet Micah in a video interview about the suffering and killing of innocent people. Journalist Elizabeth Carr also quotes…