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"Solidarity does not assume that our struggles are the same struggles, or that our pain is the same pain, or that our hope is for the same future. Solidarity involves commitment, and work, as well as the recognition that even if we do not have the same feelings, or the same lives, or the same bodies, we do live on common ground." - Sarah Ahmed
Monthly Archives: May 2014
6 Easter A’14 [Acts 8:5-8, 14-17• 1 Peter 3:15-18 • John 14:15-21] Weekly Scripture Readings: Sixth Sunday of Easter In my … Continue reading
I found this to be a really outstanding read. It proposes to me a model of how we can all approach achieving reform in the church. It is the slow way and that feels a bit foreign to us but … Continue reading
To all the readers: I apologize for recent delays in posting new material. I am to have hip replacement surgery June 2. I have also had some issues with dental work that needed to be done prior to the hip … Continue reading
As I read this post, I really felt for this man. I had to think about the many, many fine men who have given their lives to us in service. It has continued to amaze me that some of these … Continue reading
James Martin has kind of become the face of the church in this country. He is featured on a lot of news reports and, most famously, on Colbert’s show as its “unofficial chaplain.” Wonder if he will go to SNL when … Continue reading
This is one of those articles that after I read it, I wanted to bang my head on the computer keyboard……Reyanna By Frank Bruni, May 10, 2014, Sunday Review, Op-Ed, New York Times, On-line “WOULD Pope Francis Sign the New … Continue reading
I found this article to have a good, clear statement and balance to it. I have been a feminist all my adult life, but I find some writing on it, especially as regards the church, to be really filled with … Continue reading
5 Easter A’14 [Acts 6: 1-7 • 1 Peter 2: 4-9 • … Continue reading
This article, as well as the two posted recently by Elizabeth Johnson, I think constitute a response by the sisters to the action taken by Cardinal Muller of the CDF. Many of you may have read the author’s book, The … Continue reading
This is part two of this article. Part one was posted yesterday……Reyanna By Elizabeth Johnson, May 1, 2014, National Catholic Reporter On-Line, Global Sisters Project Studies of Jesus’ relationships during his public life reveal his lack of fear of women … Continue reading