Pledge to Protect Others is a “Pentecostal” statement, act

by Joseph Nangle, OFM Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace This week the leadership of Pax Christi USA has sent out a remarkable and much-needed call entitled the “Pledge To Protect Others”. The title says it all: a series of solemn promises made to care for ourselves and especially to be for others during this … Continue reading Pledge to Protect Others is a “Pentecostal” statement, act

Lack of leadership means we must “speak truth to power”

by Joseph Nangle, OFM Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Leadership comes in many forms and often from unexpected sources. There is the usual understanding of leadership which views it as a person or persons who stand on top of the hill, so to speak, and point the way forward—the prophetic role. This understanding of … Continue reading Lack of leadership means we must “speak truth to power”