A preferential option for the poor should be part of the new normal

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The Cry of the Poor reaches us from all sorts of situations, as we have seen in previous columns. One of these is that of street people, the homeless, those reduced to begging on city corners. True to his way of looking at all poverties, through … Continue reading A preferential option for the poor should be part of the new normal

REFLECTION: Everyone deserves a home

by Tony Magliano Just imagine for a moment that you have no home. What will you do for meals today? Where will you shower? Where will you sleep? If you have children, how will you provide for them? And how will you cope with being homeless tomorrow, next week, next month? Such imaginations are distressing. … Continue reading REFLECTION: Everyone deserves a home