Daily Archives: 13 March 2018

Aparecida 365-366: Pastoral Conversion and Missionary Renewal of Communities

When the Aparecida bishops speak of┬áPastoral Conversion and Missionary Renewal of Communities (365-372) they face a problem. Many establish Christians don’t think of themselves in need of conversion. Many Catholics see no need for renewal, and certainly not conversion. So … Continue reading

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CNN on Five Years

I notice one major news outlet observing Pope Francis’ anniversary with commentary on conservative opposition. The journalist cites┬áreligious right-wing think tanker Benjamin Harnwell: I now understand how liberals in the church felt under the pontificates of John Paul II and … Continue reading

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