A reflection for New Year’s Day, the Solemnity of Mary, the World Day of Peace, January 1

NOTE: Throughout the Advent & Christmas seasons, we’ll be posting reflections on the readings for Holy Days and Sundays, usually just a few days beforehand so individuals and groups can reflect in anticipation or incorporate it into their meetings, homilies, etc. The reflection will be available on our homepage through the weekend and then archived … Continue reading A reflection for New Year’s Day, the Solemnity of Mary, the World Day of Peace, January 1

This new year, let us take our cue from Jesus’s injunction: “Let the children come to me”

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Someone said recently that we are placing high expectations on the New Year 2021. Surely there is a huge sigh of relief across the planet as this “Annus Horribilis” of 2020 ends. The natural and surely God-given sense of hope and optimism in every human heart … Continue reading This new year, let us take our cue from Jesus’s injunction: “Let the children come to me”