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A Pair of Modern Crosses for Troubling Times

One of the great gifts of the Catholic tradition is that our communion in the Body of Christ is not cut off by death: in short, the communion of saints, of which the official canon is most likely the tip of the iceberg.  1,496 more words

Prophetic Witness

Know Thy Enemy – Unity Through Common Opposition

I recently submitted a blog post to Missio-Alliance as part of their call for submissions on the topic of Restoring Unity in the Church Today. They have accepted it and put it on their blog. 181 more words

Theology/Philosophy

RED CHRISTIANS #30: OSCAR ROMERO

Why Archbishop Oscar Romero should be held in our hearts

By Bernadette Meaden

22 Aug 2014

Zingcreed is pleased to bring this well-written article to a few more readers. 1,306 more words

Red Christians

Thought for the day.

Thought for the Day – 20/08/2014 – John Bell

You can listen to this here for the next few days – http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0253ty3

It’s almost ten years since I visited El Salvador – a country a third the size of Scotland with almost 6 million inhabitants; a country which between 1980 and 1992 was embroiled in a civil war in which over 75,000 people were killed or disappeared. 435 more words

CAFOD Salford

Por un Futuro Mejor

Archbishop Óscar Romero’s birthday was last week. My family marked the date with a trip to a pupusería for dinner, something I know some other friends were doing a couple time zones away. 255 more words

Unpublished Work (exclusive!)

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This blog offers a meditation on the Common Lectionary daily readings along with a headline from world news:

POPE OPENS WAY TO HONOURING OSCAR ROMERO BISHOP OF THE POOR… 1,132 more words

Songs May Live Forever

A lark, caught in a hunter’s net

Sang sweeter then than ever,

As if the falling melody

Might wing and net dissever.

At dusk the hunter took his prey…

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