Reflection for Palm/Passion Sunday, Mar. 28

Today's reflection is from Rev. Joseph Nangle, ofm, taken from the 1997 Lenten reflection booklet. Joe is a member of the Assisi Community in Washington, D.C. and spent over 15 years working in Latin America. He is the author of Engaged Spirituality: Faith Life in the Heart of the Empire, among other books. He is … Continue reading Reflection for Palm/Passion Sunday, Mar. 28

As we enter Holy Week, the Cross is God’s complaint against structural, social sin

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The quotation from the prophet Habakkuk at the heading of these weekly entries is considered to be the first time in Israelite literature that a human being questions the ways of God. Habakkuk asks why God “gazes on the faithless in silence… [those who] slay peoples … Continue reading As we enter Holy Week, the Cross is God’s complaint against structural, social sin