Hearing the cry of the poor

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Last week this column listed the elements of Pope Francis’ seven-year plan, “Laudato Si: Goals for Total Sustainability”: The cry of the earthThe cry of the poorEcological economicsSimple lifestylesEcological educationEcological spirituality For the next many weeks, I propose to reflect on each of these huge issues, … Continue reading Hearing the cry of the poor

A prophetic call for a new normal

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The following is a homily I gave this past Sunday, June 21. I hesitated to reprint it here, as that might imply something akin to “it’s all about me.” However, I do think that the homily offers a helpful reflection as the Laudato Si’ Year unfolds … Continue reading A prophetic call for a new normal