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Being Shocked

BEING SHOCKED  Mark 6:1-6 St. Blaise ...more

A Simple Queer Liturgy

Presentation of the Lord  "A Simple Queer Liturgy" Blessed Benedict DaswaLuke 2:22-40   "Alight of revelation to the Gentiles and glory for your people."Benedict Daswa was murdered because his people thought he believed the storms in his area were a natural cause, and refused to contribute for the payment to  a traditional healer. This was in 1990....more

Peniel Newsletter of Temenos Catholic Worker

JOURNAL OF AN ALIEN STREET PRIEST“Is this not the fast that I choose:to loose the bonds of injustice,to undo the thongs of the yoke,to let the oppressed go free,and to break every yoke?Is it not to share your bread with the hungry,...more

The Jihad of Jesus

THE  JIHAD OF JESUS-THE SACRED NON-VIOLENT STRUGGLE FOR JUSTICE BY DAVE ANDREWS--A BOOK REVIEW AND REFLECTIONDave Andrews writes an excellent book on what the Muslim concept of Jihad is truly about. He compares it to the way of Jesus, and we as Christians share the same concept of "Jihad". ...more

Call Me

CALL ME!Mark 4:25-41  "Call Me" Mohandas Gandi...more

"Beware of What You Are Planting

Beware What You Are PlantingDominique Pire 2 Sam. 11:1-4; 5-10, 13-17; Mark 4: 26-34...more

Moving People Around Like Furniture

"Moving People Like they Are Furniture." There have been several articles on moving the homeless out of the area during the Super Bowl....more

Creating A New House

"Creating a New House"Mark 3: 21-23"He has gone out of his mind." Venerable Satoko Kitahara...more

A Rebellious Trust

Venerable Mary Angeline McCrory "In God, I Am Not Afraid! A Rebellious Trust"Psalm 56"In God I trust, I shall not be Afraid!"There is a company that sells motor cross clothing that has a sticker that says "No Fear."  The reality is that most of us are spectators rather than rebels--and they tap in and get our money....more