Jesus’s overriding message: Build up the kingdom of God, here and now

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace From time to time, it’s good to step back from our day-to-day activities and concerns to relook at the ideals—the spirituality—which as the saying goes “gets us out of bed in the morning.” At times we find that these convictions have taken on new force or … Continue reading Jesus’s overriding message: Build up the kingdom of God, here and now

This election shows we have to fight the plague which thrives on lies and the denial of reality

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Back in April of this year (seems like such a long time ago) Robert Ellsberg, editor of Orbis Books, wrote a reflection based on Albert Camus’s novel The Plague. Briefly stated, according to Ellsberg, the book is the story of a city afflicted with the bubonic … Continue reading This election shows we have to fight the plague which thrives on lies and the denial of reality