REFLECTION: After the election, much work to be done

by Shelley Douglass Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace It's afternoon at Mary's House, the day after Thanksgiving.  Our guests are out – Ashley, who is just 21, has gone with her two girls to sign the lease on an apartment.  She is packing and expects to be moving out on December 1st.  She will … Continue reading REFLECTION: After the election, much work to be done

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”