Daily Archives: December 23, 2008

Fighting Poverty To Build Peace

I was delighted to see this title in Pope Benedict’s message for World Day of Peace 2009, as my thoughts had been about the subject the past few days (see previous post). There is a lot in the pope’s message, … Continue reading

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Poverty of Provisionality and Finiteness

Many years ago, a friend gave me the little book, Poverty of Spirit, by Johannes Metz.  A short read, but one you want to take your time and savor.  One of the ideas Metz had was there are various poverties … Continue reading

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