The Holy, Adopted Family

By Frank Lesko, Coordinator of Justice and Peace Today is the feast of the Holy Family.  Joseph, Mary and Jesus are celebrated not just as individuals, but as a family unit.  In doing so, we open the door to celebrate all families and the potential each family has to...

Advent Math Lesson

By Frank Lesko, Coordinator of Justice and Peace For the 4th Sunday of Advent 1 + 1 ≠ 0 Mary is first among saints and the model for all Christians because she said “yes” to God.  Yet how many of us fear what we would have to give up if we said “yes” to God?  I have...

Christ the King, of the Breadlines

The liturgical year culminates in the great Feast of Christ the King, which Pope Pius XI instituted in 1925.  After the turmoil of World War I, along with the rise of atheism in communist countries, he wanted to  remind us of the final victory and unity under Christ,...
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