Sunday’s readings help us consider our prophetic responsibility in this “Season of Creation”

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace “Jubilee for the Earth” is the theme for this year’s Season of Creation. The Jubilee tradition dates from the earliest times of recorded salvation history (Exodus 23 and Leviticus 25). God, the Lord of Heaven and Earth, commands the people to set aside one day each … Continue reading Sunday’s readings help us consider our prophetic responsibility in this “Season of Creation”

Season of Creation calls for a “Jubilee for the Earth”

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace We begin this article with a short review. Since July 2nd these reflections on Hope and Challenge have centered on what can rightly be called the era of Pope Francis’s encyclical, Laudato Si’. As we know, 2020 marks the fifth anniversary of that history-making document. It … Continue reading Season of Creation calls for a “Jubilee for the Earth”