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On March 24th, the community celebrated the life and teachings of Oscar Arnulfo Romero, the Archbishop of San Salvador from 1977 to 1980; a term cut abruptly short when he was assassinated while celebrating Mass in a San Salvador hospital chapel. 403 more words

El Salvador

The Long View

It helps now and then, to step back and take the long view.

The kingdom is not only beyond our efforts, it is even beyond our vision.

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Mindfulness

Remembering the Salvadoran Martyrs Reading Group

Dear Friends,

We  have been turning over in our minds the following reflection from an interview with U.S. linguist and activist Noam Chomsky (1996):

Closer to the explanation is your observation that they were supported by the US and the Vatican, unlike dissidents elsewhere, who were supported by no one with any power or influence. 291 more words

Wisdom Traditions

Clear links between faith and action

These are the thoughts of some of the Sixth Formers of St Francis of Assisi Catholic College on the schools workshop preceding the Romero Mass at St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham last week. 255 more words

Food for Thought-A Celtic Night Prayer for Lent

A Celtic Night Prayer for Lent

I do not know what tomorrow will bring.

I do know that I will not be alone.

As I have made my journey through this day… 88 more words

Food For Thought

Blessed Are The Peacemakers Of 2014.

Posted March 29, 2014

by Jerry Alatalo

“I can say without the slightest hesitation, and with all humility, that those who say that religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion means.” 2,036 more words

Spiritual Evolution

FOR YOUR DIARY: ECUMENICAL SERVICE TO MARK THE ANNIVERSARY OF OSCAR ROMERO

“ARCHBISHOP ROMERO TRUST

‘The last shall be first…’

Oscar Romero and the Joy of the Gospel

An ecumenical service to mark the 34th anniversary
of the martyrdom of Archbishop Romero… 34 more words

Prayers For Ordinary Time