Daily Archives: 17 September 2020

Hildegard’s Dirty and Torn Church

Nearly ten years ago, Pope Benedict quoted a vision of Saint Hildegard. Saints do not revel in the sins of others. But they do not shy away from identifying grave evil when they see it. It is the prophetic office … Continue reading

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Redemptoris Missio 79: Vocations

“Here I am, Lord! I am ready! Send me!” (cf. Is 6:8) The calling of the prophet is cited here. But not every disciple is called to a mission like Isaiah. This section is probably the most off-kilter Pope John … Continue reading

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