Exploring the richness of Laudato si’ during this Season of Creation

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace An obvious and crucial dimension of this Season of Creation looks at the dire and worsening situation in which "our common home" finds itself today. In fact, much of these five weeks center on such negative realities. They can be approached from various points of view … Continue reading Exploring the richness of Laudato si’ during this Season of Creation

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Navigating a new era in relationship with God, God’s creation

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace September 11, 2022 -- As the 20th century unfolded, a “new grace” of the Holy Spirit, Catholic Social Teaching (CST), emerged. It expanded human consciousness naming structural causes for war, poverty, underdevelopment, just to name a few, and situated them alongside traditional, individual questions of morality. CST was indeed a “new grace” for the Church and indeed for society as a whole, … Continue reading Navigating a new era in relationship with God, God’s creation