The cry of creation echoes the call for a nuclear weapon-free world

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace It is providential that one of our first – and perhaps the most important – reflections on the cry of creation called for by Pope Francis comes on this week when we mark 75 years since that most dreadful of all events: the nuclear bombings of … Continue reading The cry of creation echoes the call for a nuclear weapon-free world

The poor tell us what the world really is

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Beginning on July 2nd this column has taken up parts of Pope Francis’s extensive Laudato Si’ Action Platform, announced on the 5th anniversary of that historical encyclical. The Holy Father’s vision for this lengthy “praxis” calls attention to The Cry of the Earth, The Cry of … Continue reading The poor tell us what the world really is