Hope is the place to begin if we are to save the soul of our country

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The banner headline on this week’s November 4th edition of the Washington Post read: “A Nation Divided”— stating the obvious, as we begin to assess the results of the election. Whichever of the two candidates for president wins, the fact remains that there is a chasm … Continue reading Hope is the place to begin if we are to save the soul of our country

Surrounded by a cloud of witnesses

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace As November begins, the feast days of All Saints and All Souls are celebrated. These two liturgical moments in recent years seem to have folded into one another. The Saints for us are all those who have lived—and continue to live—exemplary lives. The Souls are all … Continue reading Surrounded by a cloud of witnesses