Lenten retreat opportunity on Zoom with Brayton & Suzanne Shanley, Frida Berrigan & others on March 19-21

from Mary's House Catholic Worker, Birmingham, AL Pax Christi USA Teachers of Peace (1994) Jim and Shelley Douglass of Mary's House, the Catholic Worker in Birmingham, AL, are hosting a Lenten retreat led by Brayton Shanley and Suzanne Belote Shanley of the Agape Community along with panel guest speakers over Zoom on March 19-21. Pax … Continue reading Lenten retreat opportunity on Zoom with Brayton & Suzanne Shanley, Frida Berrigan & others on March 19-21

REFLECTION: Being Bartimaeus in the midst of endless war; nonviolence as the gift of sight

By Suzanne Belote Shanley (When asked for his response to the Paris bombings, Pope Francis replied:  “World War III. …piecemeal.”) This morning at Agape during our 7:30 morning prayer, we were confronted by our despair and grief over the coordinated carnage in Paris. Since the lethal attacks, I have been thinking about the nonviolent response, … Continue reading REFLECTION: Being Bartimaeus in the midst of endless war; nonviolence as the gift of sight