This Easter, let us come out of the long darkness of the pandemic into a new light

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace On this strangest of Easters – the second celebrated within the restrictions of the pandemic – once again most of us will not experience personally the impressive Catholic rituals that celebrate the feast. This is a sad reality because the liturgies of this night of nights … Continue reading This Easter, let us come out of the long darkness of the pandemic into a new light

Proclaiming resurrection at the foot of the Cross – in a time of global pandemic

By Scott Wright Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach In the readings for the Easter Season, Jesus appears first to Mary Magdalene, early in the morning, then to his disciples gathered in the upper room, later in the evening, and he offers them a greeting of peace: “Peace be with you!” We live in a … Continue reading Proclaiming resurrection at the foot of the Cross – in a time of global pandemic