REFLECTION: Unaccompanied minor children need our help

by Tony Magliano Tens of thousands of children fleeing desperate conditions have entered the United States asking for help. And many more are coming. What kind of welcome is being offered to them? The answer to that question is still largely undetermined. According to Human Rights Watch the U.S. government predicts that 90,000 unaccompanied migrant children … Continue reading REFLECTION: Unaccompanied minor children need our help

ADVENT 2013: Preparing for Christmas by giving first to those in need

by Tony Magliano As the Christmas song goes: “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” While Easter is the most important time of the year, Christmas ranks very close. And when we consider in the broader sense that Christmas and Easter are theologically linked, it is true to say that in many ways Christmas … Continue reading ADVENT 2013: Preparing for Christmas by giving first to those in need