REFLECTION: Beating swords into plowshares

by Tony Magliano “In the days to come, the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established as the highest mountain and raised above the hills,” writes the prophet Isaiah. “Many peoples shall come and say: Come, let us go up to the Lord’s mountain … that he may instruct us in his ways, and … Continue reading REFLECTION: Beating swords into plowshares

LENT 2015: God is calling each person, every nation to repent

by Tony Magliano “The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the Gospel.” With these two compelling sentences – as recorded in the Gospel of Mark – Jesus inaugurates his ministry and sums up what his mission is about: to break the shackles of sin that enslave humanity, to put us on … Continue reading LENT 2015: God is calling each person, every nation to repent