Daily Archives: 25 February 2021

Fratelli Tutti 106: The Worth Of Every Human Person

How do we promote the human person? And not theoretically, but in every instance? It must be an aim. A UNIVERSAL LOVE THAT PROMOTES PERSONS Social friendship and universal fraternity necessarily call for an acknowledgement of the worth of every human … Continue reading

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Lent, Purim, Reliance on God

This week, we get a brief overlap in our Jewish and Catholic traditions. At Mass today, Esther’s prayer to God: God of Abraham, God of Isaac, and God of Jacob, blessed are you. Help me, who am alone and have … Continue reading

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A Lenten Word: Zechariah 1:3b-4

From the introduction of a larger work of a post-Exile prophet, we read of the intended mutuality between God and his people. This is covenant: Return to me, says the Lord of hosts, and I will return to you, says the Lord of hosts. … Continue reading

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