A Nobel Peace Prize Won Last Term, A Hope That It Can Be Earned This Term

This morning I celebrated mass for the religious community in which I live. I am on the schedule as the presider every wednesday, but this particular wednesday brought me back to another early morning liturgy four years ago. While living in Washington, DC, during my Franciscan formation and theology and ministry studies, I happened — […]

Vatican Response: “A Christian Never Rejoices”

The Catholic News Service┬áhas reported that the Vatican spokesman, Fr. Federico Lombardi, has released the following statement on the occasion of the killing of al-Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden: Osama bin Laden, as we all know, bore the most serious responsibility for spreading divisions and hatred among populations, causing the deaths of innumerable people, and […]