Lawmakers can help the poor by supporting cuts to the Pentagon budget

By Sister Mary Pendergast, RSM and Sister Patricia Moriarty, RSM As Sisters of Mercy who work closely with people living in poverty, we urge all of our legislators, including Sen. Jack Reed and Rep. Jim Langevin, to support a proposal by Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vermont, and Rep. Barbara Lee, D-California, that would cut bloated Pentagon … Continue reading Lawmakers can help the poor by supporting cuts to the Pentagon budget

Reflection for Good Friday, April 10

by Larraine Lauter, OSU Water With Blessings Isaiah 52:13-53:12 | Hebrews 4:14-16, 5:7-9 | John 18:1-19:42 “It is finished.” ~John 19:30 No words. A friend writes that short sentence whenever she posts some witness to a grief, an injustice, a wound that is beyond the comprehension that words attempt and imply. “No words,” and she, … Continue reading Reflection for Good Friday, April 10