by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace [NOTE: During these weeks of Advent our reflections will strike a continuous note: Searching for Hope.] “Always be ready to give an explanation to anyone who asks you for a reason for your Hope.” (2 Pt 3:15) Advent is synonymous with "Hope". We pray at every … Continue reading This Advent, the challenge is finding reason for the hope that is in us
by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace This week’s January 3rd edition of The New York Times carried a lengthy opinion piece entitled “Is Paganism Replacing Christianity?” For me it was just the right essay for the beginning of a new year – however disturbing its title. The turn of a year in … Continue reading How long has our culture had any legitimate claim to being rooted in a Christian ethic?