ASH WEDNESDAY: Ash Wednesday service of repentance at the White House

from Art Laffin, Dorothy Day Catholic Worker When: Ash Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from Noon-1:00 p.m. Where:White House (north side on Pennsylvania Ave.) "The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent and believe in the Gospel." (Mk.1:15) Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is a time for personal and societal repentance, a time … Continue reading ASH WEDNESDAY: Ash Wednesday service of repentance at the White House

REFLECTION: Living the Eucharist, resisting the destruction of Jeju Island

by Art Laffin I had the opportunity to travel to Jeju Island off the coast of South Korea in the East China Sea from Oct. 29 to Nov. 4. I  previously spent four days in Manila, Philippines, where I was invited to speak at the first Asia Pacific Dialogue on Human Rights and Respect for the Dignity … Continue reading REFLECTION: Living the Eucharist, resisting the destruction of Jeju Island