Daily Archives: 24 October 2019

Christus Vivit 179: Young People With Roots

In Chapter Six, Pope Francis delves into the theme, Young people with roots. His Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation is on this link at the Vatican site. Let’s begin with a metaphor: 179. I have sometimes seen young and beautiful trees, their … Continue reading

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Aperuit Illis 12: The Prophetic Dimension of Scripture

To be clear, the headline and Pope Francis are not talking about soothsaying the future, but the traditional Judeo-Christian understanding of prophetic witness. Put simply: God speaks to people today–he speaks to all of us, really. Do we draw sustenance … Continue reading

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