Daily Archives: 10 November 2017

Aparecida 262: Careful Discernment Of Popular Piety

Many of  my ministry colleagues have looked with concern on popular piety. Certainly, excesses are well-documented and raise worries. The Aparecida bishops suggest that piety is a “starting point.” Let’s explore that a bit: 262. It is true that faith … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Address to CELAM 15: Synthesis

Let’s wrap up this address of the Holy Father to his brother bishops of Latin America. The final word of encouragement: passion. I would like to sum up all of this in a phrase that I leave to you as … Continue reading

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