Daily Archives: 8 May 2021

Scripture for the Sick or Dying: John 14:1-6, 23, 27

The pastoral care rites designate this reading for people who are dying. It is also one of those most frequently selected for the funeral rites. One need go no further than the first verse to know why. People search for … Continue reading

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Populorum Progressio 3: A Problem For All People

As many others have, Pope Paul VI suggested that the concern of the poor and needy is a concern for all people. If being of the same species, the same created handiwork of God was not enough, modern communication puts … Continue reading

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Fratelli Tutti 166: Changes

166. Everything, then, depends on our ability to see the need for a change of heart, attitudes and lifestyles. Otherwise, political propaganda, the media and the shapers of public opinion will continue to promote an individualistic and uncritical culture subservient … Continue reading

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