REFLECTION: Two bishops dine and dialogue with peace activists

by Tony Magliano During the recent U.S. Catholic bishops fall assembly in Baltimore, two bishops decided to forego the military chaplains dinner sponsored by the U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains Office, and attended instead a simple supper and discussion on peacemaking. On the evening of Nov. 11, at historic St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church … Continue reading REFLECTION: Two bishops dine and dialogue with peace activists

9/11: A call to prayer and peacemaking

by Jim Hug S.J. A flurry of conflicting realities converged on me this morning in a way I found challenging:   The Gospel at liturgy happened to be Luke 6:27-38: “Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you… Turn the other cheek…. Then you will be children of the Most High, for God … Continue reading 9/11: A call to prayer and peacemaking