Thoughtful discernment is at the heart of Pope Francis’s way to a ‘new normal’

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The second section of Pope Francis’s book Let Us Dream is titled “Choose”. Even though the Pope’s reflections follow the traditional See, Judge, Act formula, he substitutes “Choose” for “Judge”. Choice is a more dynamic process than Judgement. It implies a thoughtful discernment leading to “A … Continue reading Thoughtful discernment is at the heart of Pope Francis’s way to a ‘new normal’

Our Lady of Guadalupe has a message for the powerful today on the vaccine for COVID-19

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace This week the Catholic community marked two notable realities in the life of a major actor in salvation history, Mary of Nazareth. First on Tuesday the 8th, we celebrated her protection from all evil (her Immaculate Conception); and second, on Saturday the 12th, we mark her … Continue reading Our Lady of Guadalupe has a message for the powerful today on the vaccine for COVID-19