In the face of violence and lies, we are called to be living water

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace On Sunday, January 10, four days after the horrendous attack on the Capitol building—and ten days before the inauguration of Joe Biden as president—I knew that the homily at Masses had to speak to these dramatic and uncertain moments. One principal note in the readings for … Continue reading In the face of violence and lies, we are called to be living water

A transition of power is coming. The magi show us how to resist corrupt leadership

by Jaime L. Watersin America Magazine Ed. Note: January 6th is the traditional celebration of Epiphany and the end of the 12 days of Christmas. The following reflection first appeared in America for this past Sunday's reflection. Today is the feast of the Epiphany, the celebration of the magi following a star to find their … Continue reading A transition of power is coming. The magi show us how to resist corrupt leadership