REFLECTION: Measuring up – A reflection on Acts 4:32-35, the first reading for Sunday, April 12

by Johnny Zokovitch Director of Communications, Pax Christi USA This is a reflection on Acts 4:32-35, the first reading for Sunday, April 12, 2015. I’m a big fan of the beginning chapters of the Acts of the Apostles. There is something almost utopian about the early church covered in these passages. Today’s opening reading, Acts … Continue reading REFLECTION: Measuring up – A reflection on Acts 4:32-35, the first reading for Sunday, April 12

BOOK REVIEW: Wes Howard-Brook’s “Come Out, My People! God’s Call Out of Empire in the Bible and Beyond”

by Frank Cordaro, posted on Jesus Radicals  I have wanted to read this book for many years. It just was not written yet. Now that it is, we Catholic Workers and faith-based-nonviolent-resistance-to-the-USA-Empire type folks owe Wes Howard-Brook a debt of gratitude. Not since reading Ched Myers’s ground-breaking Binding the Strong Man has a book so influenced my … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Wes Howard-Brook’s “Come Out, My People! God’s Call Out of Empire in the Bible and Beyond”