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

REFLECTION: Pentecost and Berrigan, a double portion of God’s Spirit

by Christine Schenk, NCR Pentecost is far and away my favorite feast in the liturgical year. My first real sense of God's Spirit came as a young child. On summer mornings, before anyone else awakened, I would steal outside to gaze in fascination as freshening breezes blew through the tall oak, elm and catalpa trees … Continue reading REFLECTION: Pentecost and Berrigan, a double portion of God’s Spirit