The Amazon Synod highlighted the dangers of economic and ecological domination

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace “Querida Amazona” (“Beloved Amazon”) is the title of Pope Francis’ commentary on last year’s Synod. It speaks of the affection which motivated the Holy Father’s historical initiative and serves as a perfect example of how to hear the Cry of the Poor – by loving them. … Continue reading The Amazon Synod highlighted the dangers of economic and ecological domination

The poor tell us what the world really is

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Beginning on July 2nd this column has taken up parts of Pope Francis’s extensive Laudato Si’ Action Platform, announced on the 5th anniversary of that historical encyclical. The Holy Father’s vision for this lengthy “praxis” calls attention to The Cry of the Earth, The Cry of … Continue reading The poor tell us what the world really is